Lisa Hendrix Weigel, J.D.

Chicago, Illinois

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Lisa Hendrix Weigel is an Associate in the Advanced Planning & Family Office Practice Group at Handler Thayer, LLP. Her practice is focused on comprehensive estate, tax, and asset protection planning, probate services and estate administration.  

Before joining Handler Thayer, LLP, Lisa served as a trust and compliance officer for a regional trust company. Prior to that, she worked as an associate attorney at private law firms specializing in probate and trust litigation, estate planning and elder law. Lisa has appeared in court on behalf of clients in the Probate, Chancery and Law divisions of Illinois circuit courts in matters related to the estates of decedents, disabled persons and minors.   

Lisa received her law degree from Loyola University of Chicago School of Law where she served managing editor of the Children’s Legal Rights Journal and received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Professional Responsibility. She previously clerked for the Center for Disability & Elder Law and the Cook County Office of the Public Guardian. She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelors in Arts degree in English from Appalachian State University in North Carolina. 

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Phone: (312) 641-2100

Chicago Office

191 North Wacker Drive, Ste. 2300

Chicago, Illinois 60606-1633

Telephone: (312) 641-2100