Adam M. Ansari

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Chicago, IL

Clark Hill PLC
 | 130 E Randolph St, Suite 3900
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-985-5545
Fax: 312-985-5999
Selected To Rising Stars: 2016 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2013
Practice Areas:
  • Estate Planning & Probate (40%),
  • Tax: Business (40%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%)
Attorney Profile

Adam M. Ansari assists clients across a broad range of business, estate planning and tax matters. Mr. Ansari’s experience includes business formation and planning, tax aspects of business transactions, purchase and sale agreements, limited liability companies, partnerships, probate and estate administration, wills and trusts, guardianships and conservatorships, living wills, powers of attorney, and tax law.

In part, Mr. Ansari credits an extensive education for his success and reputation. After receiving a Bachelor of Science in International Relations from Boston University, he earned a Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School and a Master in Business Administration from the Dominican University Brennan School of Business.

In May 2018, Mr. Ansari earned his Master of Laws in Taxation from the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, with a certificate in Wealth Transfer and Legacy Planning. Mr. Ansari is currently admitted to practice law in Illinois, as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the U.S. Tax Court.

Mr. Ansari has a strong commitment to serving his peers in the legal community. He has spoken at continuing legal education seminars and written for publications with the Illinois State Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the South Asian Bar Association of North America and the Chicago Estate Planning Council.

Practice Areas
  • 40%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 40%Tax
  • 20%Business/Corporate
Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Tax Law, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations


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Rising Stars: 2016 - 2020

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About Adam Ansari

Admitted: 2013, Illinois

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certificate in Wealth Transfer and Legacy Planning, Northwestern School of Law, 2018
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2016
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2015
  • Illinois State Bar, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Young Leader, ACTEC, 2018
  • Fellow, American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust & Estate Section, 2017
  • Chair, American Bar Association, YLD Solo, Small Firm, and General Practice Group, 2017

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Representative Clients:

  • Provided pro bono representation to Roberto Beristain, including live-television advocacy on CNN Tonight with Don Lemon and Headline News with Erica Hill, and print interviews with the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, The Telegraph, NPR, and CNN., 2017

Educational Background:

  • LL.M. in Tax, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Wealth Transfer and Legacy Planning Certificate, 2018
  • M.B.A., Brennan School of Business, Dominican University, 2015
  • J.D., The John Marshall Law School, 2013
  • B.A., Boston University, School of Arts and Science, International Relations Major, 2008

Industry Groups

  • Accounting
  • Tax
  • Wealth Management
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Office Location for Adam M. Ansari

130 E Randolph St
Suite 3900
Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: 312-985-5545

Fax: 312-985-5999

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Last Updated: 10/11/2019

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