Neil T. Goltermann concentrates his practice in estate planning, probate administration, business transactions and planning, corporate law, and real estate.
Neil has a comprehensive estate planning practice that includes the areas of wills, trusts, advanced estate planning, asset protection planning, probate and trust administration. His practice involves assisting clients in planning for the lifetime management, protection and distribution of their assets, including individuals and families with high net worth, and advising individuals and companies with regard to business succession planning, probate and trust administration. In his practice, Neil has also represented entrepreneurs, professionals, and small and mid-size businesses in the full range of business organization and operations, buy-sell and employment agreements, commercial transactions, employment law and practice, and business succession.
Neil is a member of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law, Illinois State Bar Association Trusts & Estates Section, DuPage County Bar Association Estate Planning and Probate Committee, DuPage County Estate Planning Council, Suburban Chicago Planned Giving Council, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and the Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association.
Neil resides in Naperville, Illinois with his wife, Julie, and three children. He has volunteered in a number of different capacities as a coach for youth sports, and with various community and church activities. Neil is the co-chair of the DuPage Community Foundation’s Next Generation Initiative Steering Committee. Currently, he serves as an assistant scoutmaster with his son’s Boy Scout Troop 505 in Naperville. He served two terms as the Clerk of Session for Knox Presbyterian Church of Naperville, where he is also an elder. He also served as a co-moderator for Knox’s Permanent Funds Ministry Committee, assisting in the organization and management of the church’s endowment fund. When he is not otherwise preoccupied, Neil trains for and runs in triathlons and bicycle events.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- American Bar Association, Section of Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law, Member
- Illinois State Bar Association, Member
- DuPage County Bar Association, Member
- DuPage County Estate Planning Council, Member
- Suburban Chicago Planned Giving Council, Member
- National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member
- Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association, Member
Past Employment Positions:
- Spesia & Ayers, Member