Attorney at Law

Licensed in Illinois and Missouri

836 North Market Street, Waterloo, Illinois 62298

Office:  (618) 939-6439                   Fax:    (618) 939-6449



Real Estate

Estate Planning




General Services

  • General business consultation and advice, including assistance to nonprofit and tax-exempt entities
  • Establishes corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships
  • Serves as Registered Agent
  • Files annual reports and prepares annual consents
  • Maintains corporate record book
  • Qualifies companies to operate across state lines
  • Prepares policies & procedures
  • Assists with collections and filing of liens


Contract Drafting and Review

  • Contracts for services
  • Contracts for purchase and sale of equipment or supplies
  • Purchase and sale agreements
  • Transportation agreements
  • Employment agreements
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Severance agreements


Business Acquisition and Divestiture

  • Prepares purchase-sale agreement
  • Conducts due diligence


Mary renders pro bono legal services to various groups and organizations, including Friends of Morrison-Talbott Library and Monroe County, Illinois Economic Development Corporation.




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