Jill M. Tritt


Ms. Tritt's transactional practice is concentrated in estate and business planning, probate administration, and real estate transactions.  She advises fiduciaries in all aspects of business, estate and trust administration.  Ms. Tritt also has extensive experience in estate and gift taxation and not-for-profit entities.

She obtained her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and her law degree from Marquette University Law School.  Ms. Tritt practiced in Chicago with a large accounting firm and two large law firms before relocating to Sycamore, Illinois.  She is also a Certified Public Accountant.

Ms. Tritt is a past Chair of the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce and current Treasurer for the DeKalb County History Center.  She also serves on the DeKalb County Estate Planning Advisory Committee and as corporate counsel for the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce.  In 2018, she was honored with the Athena Award for her professional accomplishments, mentoring of young leaders, and devotion to community endeavors.

Member: DeKalb County, Kane County, Illinois State and American Bar Associations

 

 

Education:

Northwestern University (B.S., 1992)
Marquette University Law School (J.D., 1995)

Admitted to bar:

Wisconsin (1995; currently inactive)

Illinois (1996)
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (2016)

Email:

jtritt@brownlawdekalb.com