Special Needs Planning and Legal Assistance

The Arc of Illinois - Illinois Lifespan Project
Phone: 800-588-7002
Search for advocacy and legal assistance.

The Center for Disability and Elder Law
Phone: 312-376-1880
205 W. Randolph #1610
Chicago IL 60606
312-376-1880 Pro bono legal services for qualifying people with disabilities in Cook County.

Family Benefits Solutions
1110 W. Lake Cook Rd.
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Phone: 847-279-8506

Harrison & Held LLP
333 W. Wacker #1700
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-621-5239 Teresa Nuccio

Life's Plan, Inc.
901 Warrenville Rd. #500
Downers Grove, IL 60532
Phone: 630-628-7189

Nash Disability Law
8 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-945-7567

Protected Tomorrows
103 Schelter Rd.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Phone: 866-544-NEED

Rubin Law: A Professional Corporation
1110 West Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
Phone: 847-279-7999
Toll Free: 866-TO-RUBIN (867-8246)
E-mail: email@rubinlaw.com

Spain Spain & Varnet P.C.
33 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: 312-220-9112

Special Needs Alliance
Phone: 877-572-8472

Waypoint Estate and Business Planning
Donald Olsen
103 Schelter Road, Suite 10
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Phone: 847-276-2640

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Special Education and IEP Resources

Cahill & Associates
1155 S. Washington St., Ste. 106
Naperville, Illinois 60540
Phone: 630-778-6500

Charles Fox Special Education Law
355 W. Dundee #209
Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089
Phone: 847-205-9897

Family Matters
1901 S. 4th Street, Suite 209, Effingham, IL 62401
Phone: 1-866-436-7842
Special education, IEP and 504 information and training for people in 94 Illinois counties outside of Chicagoland.

Family Resource Center on Disabilities
11 E. Adams Street, Suite 1002, Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-939-3513
Special education, IEP and 504 information and training for people in Chicagoland. Click on the link for an online handbook: Educational Rights and Responsibilities: Understanding Special Education in Illinois

Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights (PACER)
The mission is to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on the concept of parents helping parents. They offer a free online Transition Guide addressing postsecondary education and employment.

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