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Wheaton, Illinois, Elder Law Attorney: Carol A. Nolan

Since 1996, Illinois elder law attorney, Carol A. Nolan, has been providing valuable legal advice for seniors and their families. As a skilled Wheaton estate attorney, Ms. Nolan is devoted to the rights and legal options of elderly and disabled people in DuPage County and Chicago's western suburbs. Her Wheaton law office handles a wide range of financial, health care, and estate planning matters including Medicaid applications and planning, disability planning, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), guardianships, wills, trusts, and probate administration.

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To arrange a plan for an elderly family member or disabled adult, please call Carol Nolan at 630-668-6600 to arrange a consultation.

Carol A. Nolan

Wheaton, Illinois

Carol A. Nolan has been a frequent speaker on Elder Law, Medicaid issues, estate planning, probate and trust administration, and guardianships for the Illinois State Bar Association, National Business Institute, and the DuPage County Bar Association.

Carol has been practicing in the field of Medicaid planning since 1996.  She advises clients about the rules pertaining to Medicaid, nursing homes, asset transfers, and trusts for the disabled.  She will assist clients in filing Medicaid applications and related matters.

Carol also has expertise in preparing revocable living trusts, wills, and other estate planning tools.  This includes plans for special needs children, disabled adults, clients with minor children, second marriages, and non citizen spouses.

Areas of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Wills
  • Contested Wills
  • Trust Law
  • Living Trusts
  • Guardianship
  • Contested Trusts and Estates
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Medicaid

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois


  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
    • J.D. - May, 1995
  • Northern Illinois University
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 1992

Honors and Awards

  • AVVO 10.0 Superb Top Attorney Elder Law
  • AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • DuPage County Bar Association, Member, Probate Committee
  • Illinois State Bar Association