Clark Hill Attorney Ray J. Koenig III to Present at the 54th Annual Estate Planning Short Course

Apr 29, 2011

CHICAGO, IL - Clark Hill attorney Ray J. Koenig III will speak to fellow attorneys across the state about “Planning to Prevent or Defeat Estate Contest: What Must Be done Now to Protect Your Clients Estate Plan in the Future ”, at the prestigious 54 th Annual Estate Planning Short Course. The session will explain how to recognize red flags during the planning process, and will afford effective tips and strategies for taking action to create a set of facts supportive of the estate plan. Attendees can expect to hear this informative session on both, May 3 at the Westin Michigan in Chicago, IL and at the Hilton Garden Inn in Champaign, IL. For more information, please visit https://www.iicle.com/ .


Ray J. Koenig III is a member in Clark Hill’s Litigation Practice Group in its Chicago office. He practices in the areas of probate litigation, trust litigation, fiduciary litigation, elder law, estate planning, and estate administration, with an emphasis on will, trust, guardianship, and advance directive contests and other fiduciary litigation. Koenig has represented individuals, families, financial institutions, medical institutions, and governmental organizations in all areas of his practice. Koenig has extensive trial, appellate and mediation experience in state and federal courts.


Koenig is frequently appointed Guardian Ad Litem and defense counsel by judges in guardianship cases, and has been appointed Special Administrator in probate matters. Koenig has also been appointed Special Assistant Attorney General in numerous matters. While a student at DePaul University College of Law, Koenig was a member of Moot Court and took first place in the all-school Negotiations Competition. More recently, Koenig served on a task force formed by the Commissioner of the City of Chicago Department on Aging to develop and draft legislation to significantly revise the Illinois Elder Abuse and Neglect Act.