1 mile west of the Chicago Premium Outlet Mall (800) 810 3100
Get to Know Us!

Law Elder Law is A Multi-Generation Law Firm

Rick has been named the #1 elder law estate planning attorney for the past 8 years in a row by Leading Lawyers Magazine (2008 – 2016)
Rick Law
Founder, Managing Partner
Diana has been named one of 2015’s “40 under 40” by Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. She has been selected as a “Rising Super Star Lawyer”. In 2010, the Illinois State Bar Association chose Diana as their Outstanding Young Lawyer (outside Cook County), and she currently serves as the Kane County Public Guardian & Administrator
Diana Law
Litigation Partner
Zach is a person of integrity, perseverance, and goodwill. “I love the variety I get to see in my work. No two families are the same, so using tools in different ways to solve problems is what I’m passionate about. Each family presents a different riddle, and I get to help them find the best results.”
Zach Hesselbaum
Tax Partner
Faviola Ramirez
Meet Our Team

 When you work with Law Elder Law, you’ll meet some of the “faces” of our firm… but what you may not know is that there’s a bustling team of important people just behind the curtain. Each member of the team performs a vital role in helping our Chicago area clients to get the best possible outcome from their situation.

About Law Elder Law

You want to provide your family with the highest levels of safety. You wouldn’t allow your child or grandchild to drive a car without seatbelts or airbags!  When was the last time your retirement or estate plan went through a safety check?

Lead Attorney Rick Law in a meetingCrash-test ads try to demonstrate a car’s level of safety. When it comes to our clients, their true-life experiences demonstrate the crash-worthiness of our legal solutions.  Over 4500 local client families have trusted us to protect them.  Our solutions are proven to keep you and your family safe in the toughest conditions.

You wouldn’t buy a car without a service plan, but you likely never imagined legal work with a service plan!  As changes occur in your life or in state and federal law, your plan may need an upgrade or update.

We provide these features with all of our retirement; estate and asset protection plans:

  • High-precision trust asset funding

  • Trustee training workshop to teach you how to operate your estate plan

  • Successor trustee workshop to help your future decision-makers know what to do

  • A free 3 year review


Old-school estate plans are merely death plans – they don’t do anything unless you’re dead. Our work is different: we work with you to provide benefits while you’re alive.

If you’re a pre-retiree or retiree who wants to have more tax-efficient retirement income or more tax-free money for your loved ones, then schedule your free initial meeting.  There is absolutely no cost for the initial vision meeting.

We look forward to being your trustworthy guide for estate, asset and retirement tax planning.

  • Rick L. Law
Rick L. Law, founder and lead partner
Law Elder Law
Client Testimonials
Alvin Goldstein

Mission accomplished!!! Words alone cannot describe how well Law Elder Law performed to satisfy our needs, thereby making our lives easier. These are not only the most capable people but those with love & compassion deep in their hearts to help those who are in need. They are a text book example of how good things happen to good people of the highest character. They helped us reach the “goal-line” in record breaking time. Please just choose carefully those you care to handle you’re affairs, we recommend Law Elder Law without hesitation as they’re sure to make the lives of others just like us a joy.

  • Text Hover
Diane Martin

I  have worked with Law Elder Law with two of my family members. My aunt whom had a substantial amount of assets and my mother who had barely any were both treated equally with the same respect, dedication and compassion regardless of how much money they had. This firm continues to be exemplary in so many ways even well after my mother’s and aunt’s legal work have been completed. I recently went to a dementia support group meeting and heard a very informative and compassionate presentation from Rick at Law Elder Law. The ripples are continuing out as they are accomplishing a wonderful mission for families with dementia-a God send. I have highly recommended Law Hesselbaum and will continue to do so in the future as I believe that the services they provide are invaluable.
  • Text Hover
Sharon Mason

When it’s hard to trust the system turn here… When we did not understand the public benefit maze, Rick Law and his team had many ways to help us learn, not just auditory, but with techniques to guide us, teach us. We felt empowered in a powerless situation.We learned to protect our loved ones, feel less helpless, grow instead of give up. Best of all, help others. If you need a Lawyer, you need Rick Law’s guidance.

  • Text Hover
Why Choose Us?

  • Qualified, Experienced Attorneys

  • Leaders In the Industry

  • We've Been through it Personally

  • Language You Can understand

  • Answers to Your Burning Questions

  • Make your Money Last As Long As You Do

LEL Client Promises

We promise to fulfill the Golden Rule: we strive to serve you and your family in the manner we wish to be served.

We promise to explain complex legal concepts in simple ways.

We promise to use our skills and knowledge to help you keep more of what you have.

We promise to continuously improve our skills; solutions and services so that you may enjoy the benefits and privileges that the law guarantees.