William A. Deitch, Attorney & Counselor at Law
“For myself, I am an optimist, it does not seem to be much use to be anything else.” – Winston Churchill
Bill is the founder of The Estate Planning Law Group. He received his B.A. with highest distinction from the University of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana and his Juris Doctor from DePaul University. Bill has over 20 years of practice experience and concentrates his efforts in assisting individuals, families and business owners plan for what matters most to them.
Bill is a frequent speaker on the topic of estate planning, teaching the public, fellow attorneys, investment advisors, insurance professionals and accounting professionals.
Bill was an Adjunct Professor at the College of DuPage where he taught a Continuing Education course to Certified Public Accountants on the subject of Estate Planning.
Bill is a co-author of “Your Life, Your Legacy”, a highly regarded book which helps laypersons understand the important aspects of Estate Planning. Bill is a charter member of Wealthcounsel, a national organization of Estate Planning Attorneys. Also, Bill is a member of the Illinois Forum of Estate Planning Attorneys, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the DuPage County Bar Association .
Bill is a lifelong resident of the Chicago area and has lived in DuPage County for the past 30 years. He is married to Amy and has four children. Bill keeps busy chasing his kids around and enjoys cycling, trap shooting, and family vacations.