Michael A. Bickhaus, the managing partner of the firm, focuses his practice primarily on corporate law, estate planning, real estate, elder law and banking law. He represents many privately held manufacturing and service companies with respect to general business advisory matters and commercial transactions, numerous banks with respect to lending and trust law matters, and many individual clients. He devotes a substantial amount of his practice to the representation of those businesses and banks, and the administration of estates and trusts, including the preparation of federal and state estate tax returns and income tax returns. He has helped several clients with implementing multi-million dollar estate plans and has successfully executed the plans, allowing those clients to pass on significant assets to their heirs free of estate and gift taxes. He has assisted his business clients with multi-million dollar contract negotiations and formations.
Mike has served on several local charitable boards and fundraisers in the past, including the Quincy Notre Dame Foundation Annual Fund Drive, Walter Hammond Day Care, Cornerstone: Foundation for Families f/k/a Family Service Agency of Adams County and the Adams County Chapter of the American Red Cross. Mike was President of the Chaddock Children’s Foundation, Chairman of the board of the Community Foundation for the Quincy Area and past Chair of The Good Samaritan Home of Quincy. He is currently on the board of the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce, Mercantile Bank, Good Samaritan Home Foundation, and the Advisory Board of the Foundation for the People of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Illinois. Mike is also active in both St. Francis Solanus Church and School located in Quincy.
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