Michelle V. Hanlon

Phone: (630) 655-6000
Fax: (630) 655-9808

I am passionate about helping clients customize their estate plans in order to achieve their vision for their families and future generations.

Michelle Hanlon has been associated with Goldstine, Skrodzki, Russian, Nemec and Hoff, Ltd. since 2015 and a partner since 2021. She practices in the firm’s estate planning group, assisting clients with estate and wealth transfer planning and tax planning. Michelle brings to the firm a keen knowledge of drafting and interpreting individual estate plans, trusts, and disability documents, with an appreciation for the legal and tax consequences that may result. Her work in the area of taxation includes assisting clients in the preparation and filing of estate and gift tax returns. Prior to joining the firm, Michelle practiced at two boutique estate planning and probate firms in Texas.

Michelle is a volunteer and mentor with the DePaul Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Program. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the DuPage Symphony Orchestra, and she is a member of the Lyons Township Dog Training Club.

Michelle is a published author on choice-of-law issues in Texas, and she has also co-authored articles on estate planning, spoliation of evidence, and sanctions.


Baylor University School of Law, J.D., Concentration in Estate Planning, 2012

  • Baylor Law Review, Articles Editor
  • Moot Court Society Officer
  • Order of the Barrister

DePaul University, B.A. summa cum laude, 2009

Bar Admissions

  • State of Illinois
  • State of Texas

Bar Association Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

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