James is the principal attorney at the Law Office of James C. Siebert & Associates, P.C. / Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorneys, P.C. The Office provides legal services throughout the Chicago area concentrating in Elder Law, Medicaid Planning, Asset Preservation, Medicaid Application Representation, Child Caretaker Agreements, Appeals of Medicaid Denials or unfavorable decisions, Nursing Home Contract Review, Nursing Home Injuries and Abuse, Estate Planning, Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Alzheimer’s & Dementia Planning, Parkinson’s Planning, Addicted Beneficiary Planning, Special Needs Trusts, Special Needs Planning, Probate Administration, Trust Administration, Guardianship and Real Estate. James C. Siebert is one of only twelve Illinois Attorneys who have received the prestigious designation of CELA or Certified Elder Law Attorney issued by the National Elder Law Foundation the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law certified by the American Bar Association, though the Illinois Supreme Court does not recognize certifications of specialties. Martindale-Hubbell has rated Attorney James C. Siebert as AV Preeminent, the highest such rating available to any individual lawyer. James C. Siebert is the President Elect and Executive Board Member Illinois Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys 2017, Co-Chairman of the Litigation Committee, member Special Committee on Rulemaking and the 2016 recipient of the Ronald Runkle Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Illinois Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.