Illinois Estate Planning Bundle

CLE Accreditation Info

Courses purchased through UnitedCLE.com are provided and fully accredited by The National Academy of Continuing Legal Education, an Accredited CLE Provider in Illinois. To view NACLE’s accreditation details, please click here.

30¼ Credits
w/ 7 Ethics & 1 Mental Health/Sub Abuse & 1 Diversity/Inclusion
Only $349
Courses Priced
Individually at $980

We have selected our most popular lectures and bundled them together into our Estate Planning Bundle. This Bundle contains 30 Credit Hours of IL Approved CLE Lectures - satisfying all your professional responsibility requirements including 4 hours of ethics, one hour of diversity/inclusion and one hour of mental health/substance abuse. *COVID-19 Update: The Supreme Court of Illinois in consultation with the MCLE Board has given each attorney in the 2018-2020 reporting group the option to secure a no-cost, three-month extension to complete their credits.

Conducting your business honestly and with integrity are keys to success. Utilizing the Illinois Rules of Conduct as a framework, this informative CLE course examines the typical mistakes made by newer attorneys, how to preemptively prevent them and...
Ethics Credits:1.5
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made significant changes to the transfer tax regime, the most important of which was the increase of the lifetime coupled estate and gift tax exemption to $11.4 million per person. This change has a decisive impact on tax p...
General Credits:1
The concern over future changes to the tax code, combined with the recent changes made in the Jobs Cut Tax Act of 2017 and developments such as the Wacker case and its impact on self-settled trusts have impacted trust planning across the income spect...
General Credits:1.75
Current technologies, as well as developing systems, can offer many solutions for practitioners who provide estate planning services. While some are already in use, albeit in a limited way, others have just recently begun to be adapted, and even tho...
General Credits:1
Appropriate documentation for estate planning is a key element of the estate planning process and when it is not done correctly, guardianships are required. This CLE course will explain the guardianship process and when it is implemented. It will al...
General Credits:1.25
Using real life scenarios from specific case studies, this comprehensive CLE course covers estate tax planning and an explanation of the considerable differences between estate tax exclusions for US citizens as opposed to non-residents. The course w...
General Credits:1
There is a complex set of requirements for establishing an estate fiduciary in order to continue to pursue personal injury and/or wrongful death actions. This CLE course will offer personal injury attorneys with a basic understanding of the estate a...
General Credits:1.75
Even for the tech-savvy attorney, the hidden dangers of email, social media and cloud based platforms may be unknown or not fully understood. This CLE course will identify and explain the risks of these tools and platforms and offer suggested soluti...
Ethics Credits:1.5
The tax cut of 2017 created requirements in the area of transfer tax law and estate planning. This CLE course will explain those requirements and define the three critical steps necessary as well as pitfalls to avoid. The course will explain the use...
General Credits:1
Providing a comprehensive overview of copyright infringement, this CLE course will discuss the importance of registration, unsure defense and fair use as well as actual damages and profits. The course will review liability for employee action, the a...
General Credits:1
Succession planning is a fraught process. Highly charged and complicated, the planning requires contingency plans for a myriad of different possibilities. This CLE course will provide an overview of the many types of succession plans including intern...
General Credits:1.5
The Qualified Opportunity Zone program, introduced as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, is a revolutionary approach to spurring private investment in economically distressed areas. The QOZ initiative allows taxpayers to seize an unpreceden...
General Credits:1.75
This CLE course will provide a comprehensive overview of the management and valuation of tangible personal property in trusts and estates. The course will define the scope of what property entails and explain how appraisals are conducted and their p...
General Credits:1
Minimizing a client’s exposure to risk in advance of a risk presenting itself is a key role for any attorney. Asset protection is just one method of doing so. This CLE course will present planning strategies and solutions whether with business entiti...
General Credits:1
It’s impossible to say whether there is any correlation between the rise in the elder population and the rise in divorces, and yet, more and more seniors are filing for divorce. This CLE course will help family law attorneys prepare for the unique s...
General Credits:1.5
While it may seem unlikely, a client’s religious beliefs may be a factor in planning his or her estate. Along with their goals, values, morals, and principles, a person’s religious beliefs are a factor in creating a customized estate plan. Given tha...
General Credits:1
There often seems to be a conflict between an attorney’s obligation to his client and the rules of ethical conduct. Your client wants you to do what’s necessary to win, but the constant news of malpractice cases, fee battles, disqualification motion...
Ethics Credits:1.75
Elder law, a complex group of interconnected areas of laws, impacts individuals and families as well as the critical decisions they must make regarding assets, retirement, estate planning, trusts, and more. Presented by attorney Aaron Futterman, thi...
General Credits:1
Life is full of the unexpected. And while it would seem impossible to plan for all contingencies, we can certainly plan for some. This CLE course will offer attorneys guidelines to assist clients in preparing for the unexpected such as with health c...
General Credits:1.5
The impact of substance abuse and mental health issues on the legal profession is greatly misunderstood and underestimated. This CLE course will explain how to recognize the signs of impairment and inform attorneys about methods for early interventi...
MH/SA Credits:1
Whether you are an experienced estate planner and litigator or new to Surrogate Court, this CLE course will provide critical information regarding the laws, rules and procedures related to will contests. The course will address the issues from the p...
General Credits:1.25
The practice of law involves interactions with a wide assortment of people from clients and opposing counsel to judges and courtroom staff. This CLE course will present the impact of civility on these interactions and how the rules of professional c...
Ethics Credits:1.25
The area of attorney ethics seems to be in a constant state of flux with a steadily growing array of issues to worry about. This fascinating CLE course will cover the latest updates in legal ethics and a look ahead at what issues will arise in the c...
Ethics Credits:1
The concept of implicit bias, the stereotypes or attitudes that unconsciously impact our actions, decisions and understanding, is a subject of considerable study today. Formed by ones culture, experiences, society, media exposure or other element, i...
Div Credits:1
30¼ Credits
w/ 7 Ethics & 1 Mental Health/Sub Abuse & 1 Diversity/Inclusion
Only $349
Courses purchased through UnitedCLE.com are provided and fully accredited by The National Academy of Continuing Legal Education, an Accredited CLE Provider in Illinois. To view NACLE’s accreditation details, please click here.