Quality legal services to businesses, local governments, and individuals throughout Northern Illinois.

AGHL Law, LLC (AGHL) is your trusted adviser which provides strategic guidance from an independent and unbiased perspective.

Our team of attorneys have a strong reputation for providing practical, effective, clear and efficient representation that sets us apart in both the quality of work and our ability to service and meet the needs of our clients.



Our firm’s diverse expertise in business and legal issues has proven to be of immense value to local governments who, acting on their own or in collaboration with other regional local governments seek to grow their economies.


AGHL Law’s business attorneys have decades of experience working with businesses, owners, boards, and executives. 


Our firm helps people address issues affecting their personal lives. These issues range from the purchase of real estate and planning of their estates, to helping them address their personal interests in businesses, estates, and trusts. 

Recent News

Posting Requirements – Illinois Paid Leave for All Workers Act

As of January 1, 2024, covered Illinois employers are required to provide their full-time, part-time, and temporary employees up to 40 hours of paid leave per year, to be used for “any purpose” under the Illinois Paid Leave for All Workers Act (PLAWA). Employers are required to display the PLAWA...

read more

Paid Leave For All Workers Alert

As you may know, the Illinois Paid Leave for All Workers Act takes effect on January 1, 2024.  This Act will require most Illinois employers to provide covered employees, including full-time, part-time, seasonal, and temporary employees, with up to 40 hours of paid leave per year which may be used...

read more

Illinois Freelance Worker Protection Act (FWPA)

Signed into law on August 4, 2023, the Freelance Worker Protection Act (FWPA) (HB1122) provides robust protections to freelance workers through the security of written contracts and timely compensation. Under the Act, “freelance worker” is defined as any natural person hired or retained as an...

read more

 COVID-19 Resources


Have questions about what COVID-19 means for your business?  AGHL has answers.


As information changes quickly, AGHL provides informative articles to help navigate the uncertainty.