Lauren Evans DeJong, Esq. is of Counsel to the law firm Stahl Cowen Crowley Addis, LLC, located in Chicago, Illinois. Her practice is devoted to the needs of individuals and families, assisting them in areas related to transferring and preserving wealth, including planning for business succession, disability, special needs, health care coverage and taxation. She also aids clients in the administration of trusts, decedents’ estates and the estates of disabled persons in probate court.
Lauren has an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale Hubble, the highest rating afforded to attorneys. She is active in the Illinois State Bar Association and member of the American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Chicago Estate Planning Counsel and DuPage Estate Planning Counsel.
She obtained her undergraduate degree from Hope College, Holland, Michigan, her juris doctorate from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and a Masters of Law in Taxation from Chicago Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology.