Julie C. King

Julie C. King

  • Business Law, Estate Planning, Trademarks
  • Georgia, Illinois
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Summary

I’m a solo practice attorney in Champaign, Illinois. It is a general practice, but I focus on wills, trusts, estate planning, powers of attorney, and corporation and partnership formation.

In prior general small firm practice, I performed primary work on successful creditor-side bankruptcy cases involving up to $6,000,000 in secured interests; successfully defended multiple civil cases involving real property, contracts, and torts in Tennessee and Georgia courts against motions for summary judgment; served as counsel for a local bank regarding civil cases; assisted clients with clearing up fraudulently damaged credit reports; assisted clients with charitable estate donations of real property, and trained new associates with regard to research and writing skills.

I have extensive experience with alternative dispute resolution, having been a registered neutral in Georgia for years, able to assist parties with mediation and arbitration efforts. In addition, I assisted a nationally recognized labor relations arbitrator and mediator with case review and award drafting.

I was part of a small team of attorney consultants in Chicago that managed various document review and analysis projects for insurance industry clients, including review of Superfund site cleanup liability and liability for reinsurance of bodily injury claims for asbestos and silica exposure. I also co-managed operations for the company for six months, including handling of client relationships, development of project proposals and budgets, and development of marketing strategies.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Trademarks
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flat rate for simple property and health care power of attorney documents.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
Illinois
Tennessee
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Education
University of Illinois - Springfield
M.S. (2014) | Computer Science
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Honors: Upsilon Pi Epsilon honor society
University of Illinois College of Law
J.D. (1999) | Law
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Honors: High Honors in Legal Writing and Research; Honors in Introduction to Advocacy; Dean’s List
Professional Associations
State Bar of Illinois # 6275685
Member
Current
Illinois State Bar Association
Member
Current
Champaign Country Bar Association
Member, Board of Governors, Secretary
Current
East Central Illinois Women's Attorney Association
Member
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission: The Conflict Between Individual Justice and National Healing in the Post-Apartheid Age
Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law
Should Former Government Leaders Be Subject to Prosecution After Their Term in Office? The Case of South African President P. W. Botha
California Western International Law Journal
Websites & Blogs
Website
The Law Office of Julie C. King website
Social Media
Contact & Map
701 Devonshire Dr Ste D3
701 Devonshire Dr. Suite D3
Champaign, IL 61820
USA
Telephone: (217) 714-8558
Cell: (773) 770-5220