Practice Areas

Salvi, Salvi & Wifler, P.C. serves clients through Northern Illinois, including residents of Cook, Lake, Kane, DuPage, and McHenry Counties.  SSW attorneys possess a wide-breadth of knowledge on a variety of challenging legal fields, including personal injury, family law, estate planning, trust administration, DUI, traffic, criminal, commercial litigation, probate, real estate, and business formation.  All of our attorneys work as a team, so you receive the added benefit of their collective knowledge and depth of experience, no matter your legal issue. 

Personal Injury

Personal Injury

Personal Injury What is Personal Injury Law? “Personal injuries” can occur in a variety of ways.  Personal injuries typically fall into one of two categories: (1) intentional torts, or (2) negligence.  This distinction is incredibly important.  Whether your i… Read More
Family Law (Divorce, Post-Decree)

Family Law (Divorce, Post-Decree)

Family Law (Divorce, Post-Decree) Family law matters are always sensitive.  They are also incredibly complex.  You need an attorney who can navigate the maze of family law litigation, help you understand how Illinois law applies to your case, and diligently protect your interest… Read More
Estate Planning

Estate Planning

Estate Planning An estate is the total property, real and personal, owned by an individual.  It includes assets like financial accounts, life insurance, real estate, business interests and personal property.  We believe that every estate is worth planning for, no… Read More
Trust and Estate Administration

Trust and Estate Administration

Trust and Estate Administration We represent individual executors, trustees and guardians in all aspects of the administration of estates and trusts.  Our attorneys are well-versed in legal matters encompassing the following: Probate Probate is the name for the court process for s… Read More
DUI, Traffic, and Criminal Law

DUI, Traffic, and Criminal Law

DUI, Traffic, and Criminal Law Facing criminal charges can be stressful and confusing.  In order to fully understand the potential consequences and court procedures, you should consult with a knowledgeable and experienced attorney.  At Salvi, Salvi & Wifler, P.C., we represe… Read More
Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation There are very few fields of law as technical, confusing or expensive as commercial litigation.  The attorneys at SSW are experienced in Illinois commercial litigation, and approach each matter with a straightforward, common-sense approach aimed at… Read More
Business Formations

Business Formations

Business Formations Our firm has helped hundreds of Illinois businesses incorporate or form limited liability companies.  We have assisted clients negotiate contracts, purchase businesses, sell businesses, and navigate a variety of other legal challenges associated wit… Read More
Appeals

Appeals

Appeals Attorneys at SSW are familiar with all types of civil appeals in Illinois state and federal courts, and are very qualified to assist clients with the appellate process.  Our experience includes defending and prosecuting civil appeals in areas involv… Read More
Landlord-Tenant Litigation

Landlord-Tenant Litigation

Landlord-Tenant Litigation Key litigation concerns for landlords often include:  Evicting delinquent tenants Collecting past due rent Pursuing recovery for damaged property (forfeiture of security deposit, etc.) Defending against tenant claims. Both Illinois and federal sta… Read More
Probate and Guardianship

Probate and Guardianship

Probate and Guardianship Guardianship Cases Typically, there are three scenarios that warrant the appointment of a guardian in non-family law matters in Illinois.  First, when an adult person has a mental handicap or experiences dementia rendering them incapable of making h… Read More