Charles G. Brown

Mr. Brown concentrates his practice in the areas of trusts and estates, probate and real estate.  He has extensive knowledge in the areas of estate and gift taxation.  Mr. Brown has lectured on the topics of estate and tax planning before many private and public groups.

He graduated from the College of Agriculture at the University of Illinois, and clerked for the Illinois Supreme Court upon his graduation from Loyola University School of Law in Chicago, Illinois.  He has recently served as president of the Illinois State Bar Association Trust and Estate Section Council, the State Bar Association's committee which studies issues relating to estate taxation and probate law.

Member:  DeKalb County, Kane County, Illinois State and American Bar Associations, DeKalb County Estate Planning Council, Kane County Bar Association Estate and Probate Committee, American Agricultural Law Association, ISBA Agricultural Law Section


University of Illinois (B.S., 1973)
Loyola University (J.D., 1976)

Admitted to bar:

Illinois (1976)
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (1980)
U.S. Supreme Court (2006)