Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC

The law office of Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, dedicate to providing aggressive advocacy in service to our clients' rights & interests.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC

The law office of Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, dedicate to providing aggressive advocacy in service to our clients' rights & interests.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

Firm Overview

The law office of Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, dedicate to providing aggressive advocacy in service to our clients' rights & interests. Whether you are dealing with a family law matter, personal injury lawsuit, criminal charges or any other legal matter, the outcome of your case is vitally important to you. Our legal team includes a diverse group of attorneys skilled in handling a wide range of legal matters. Collectively we have resolved thousands of cases. As experienced negotiators and litigators, we achieve successful resolutions both in and out of court. Several of our lawyers have received high distinctions including Illinois Super Lawyers and Illinois Leading Lawyer status. We work as a team on many of our cases and pool our collective experience and knowledge to best service our clients.

We prioritize client satisfaction. We work closely with our clients to understand your goals and objectives, and we tailor our legal advice and advocacy to achieving those goals. Our areas of focus include:

Personal Injury
Workers' Compensation
Family Law
Criminal Law
Traffic Offenses
Real Estate Law
Corporate Law

Whether you are going through a divorce, dealing with an unexpected injury, facing criminal charges, or involved in a business dispute, we understand that your case is critically important to you. Our attorneys strive to ensure our clients' rights and interestsboth personal and financialare protected at every step of the legal process. We believe that an open line of communication with our clients is essential and thus we make informed decisions about your case.

Main Office

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
970 McHenry Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Phone

815-338-3838

Fax

815-338-7817

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

We offer payment plans and accept credit cards.

Office Information
Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 6:00pm/ Saturday, 9:00am -1:00pm/ Sunday, Closed

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Personal Injury

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, handle matters involving family law, personal injury, criminal charges or any other legal matter. We know the outcome of your case is vitally important to you.

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, was originally founded in 1981 by Daniel and Mitchell Weisz in Woodstock, Illinois. The firm grew steadily and by 2003, Weisz & Michling was one of the largest firms in McHenry County with 16 attorneys providing counsel and representation in a wide variety of Practice areas.

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Francisco Botto

Areas of Practice: Personal Injury - Plaintiff Workers', Compensation, Wrongful Death, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents, Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motorcycle Accidents/Slip and Fall, Premises Liability, Criminal Law

Education

Northwestern University School of Law
J.D., 1992

Amherst College
B.A.,

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Francisco Botto

Areas of Practice: Personal Injury - Plaintiff Workers', Compensation, Wrongful Death, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents, Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motorcycle Accidents/Slip and Fall, Premises Liability, Criminal Law

Education

Northwestern University School of Law J.D., 1992


Amherst College B.A.,


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Theodore Gilbert

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Airline Disasters
Railroad Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Workers' Comp
Wrongful Death
Catastrophic Injuries
Federal Employers Liability Act
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

John Marshall Law School
J.D., 1975

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Theodore Gilbert

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Airline Disasters
Railroad Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Workers' Comp
Wrongful Death
Catastrophic Injuries
Federal Employers Liability Act
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

John Marshall Law School J.D., 1975


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Kelly Lancaster

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premise Liability
Product Liability
Wrongful Death
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

Carthage College
B.A., 2000

New England School of law
J.D., 2003

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Kelly Lancaster

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premise Liability
Product Liability
Wrongful Death
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

Carthage College B.A., 2000


New England School of law J.D., 2003


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Jeanne Barrett

Attorney Jeanne Barrett has been a member of the Illinois bar since 1989. After graduating from University of Iowa law school, Ms. Barrett worked as a Cook County Assistant State's Attorney for over 11 years. As a former prosecutor, she has extensive trial and hearing experience in traffic, DUI, juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony matters. Ms.Barrett also worked for a s a litigation specialist representing domestic violence victims in Chicago at a legal services clinic. Attorney Barrett is also an educator. While in law school, Ms.Barrett taught law to business students at the University of Iowa. Later she taught paralegal students at Harper College. When her children were young she worked part time, teaching social science in School District 55, and working as a young adult assistant librarian. Ms. Barrett joined Botto Gilbert Lancaster in 2015, and is committed to using her extensive experience to advocate for her clients.

Education

University of Iowa School of Law
J.D, 1989

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Jeanne Barrett

Attorney Jeanne Barrett has been a member of the Illinois bar since 1989. After graduating from University of Iowa law school, Ms. Barrett worked as a Cook County Assistant State's Attorney for over 11 years. As a former prosecutor, she has extensive trial and hearing experience in traffic, DUI, juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony matters. Ms.Barrett also worked for a s a litigation specialist representing domestic violence victims in Chicago at a legal services clinic. Attorney Barrett is also an educator. While in law school, Ms.Barrett taught law to business students at the University of Iowa. Later she taught paralegal students at Harper College. When her children were young she worked part time, teaching social science in School District 55, and working as a young adult assistant librarian. Ms. Barrett joined Botto Gilbert Lancaster in 2015, and is committed to using her extensive experience to advocate for her clients.

Education

University of Iowa School of Law J.D, 1989


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Elizabeth M. Ellis

With a keen understanding of law and finance, Elizabeth guides her clients toward peace and security in their financial and personal lives. Elizabeth's professional background includes service as an advisor in legal and financial matters for both individual and organizational clients. As a family law attorney, Elizabeth addresses the most pressing financial and personal issues clients face with swift and effective representation.
Divorce can be an emotionally and financially traumatic event. All that is important in life is in jeopardy; your relationship with your spouse and children for sure, but also, your home, retirement savings, and assets accumulated over a lifetime. You need an attorney to advocate expertly on your behalf so that your financial future is protected. Elizabeth's years of experience in business and finance will be put to work to safeguard your finances along with your legal rights in family matters.
As an Estate Planner, Elizabeth relies upon years of training and experience in business and finance along with her legal training to address her clients' specific needs with carefully crafted wills, trusts, and powers of attorney that assure her clients' wishes are effectuated.
Elizabeth also practices as a Family Mediator, assisting clients in reaching resolution on important decisions that affect those most important to them.
Elizabeth resides in Cary and enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Education

Loyola University Chicago
Bachelor of Science: Psychology, 2001

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago
J.D.: Certificate in the Law of Taxation, 2005

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Elizabeth M. Ellis

With a keen understanding of law and finance, Elizabeth guides her clients toward peace and security in their financial and personal lives. Elizabeth's professional background includes service as an advisor in legal and financial matters for both individual and organizational clients. As a family law attorney, Elizabeth addresses the most pressing financial and personal issues clients face with swift and effective representation.
Divorce can be an emotionally and financially traumatic event. All that is important in life is in jeopardy; your relationship with your spouse and children for sure, but also, your home, retirement savings, and assets accumulated over a lifetime. You need an attorney to advocate expertly on your behalf so that your financial future is protected. Elizabeth's years of experience in business and finance will be put to work to safeguard your finances along with your legal rights in family matters.
As an Estate Planner, Elizabeth relies upon years of training and experience in business and finance along with her legal training to address her clients' specific needs with carefully crafted wills, trusts, and powers of attorney that assure her clients' wishes are effectuated.
Elizabeth also practices as a Family Mediator, assisting clients in reaching resolution on important decisions that affect those most important to them.
Elizabeth resides in Cary and enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Education

Loyola University Chicago Bachelor of Science: Psychology, 2001


DePaul University College of Law, Chicago J.D.: Certificate in the Law of Taxation, 2005


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Andrew A. Muchoney

Andrew Muchoney has over 25 years of experience as a trial attorney and transactional attorney. He has successfully prosecuted civil cases ranging from multi-million-dollar contests over contract enforcement and employment law, to family law, to probate, to appeals.

Attorney Muchoney has also successfully litigated over the spectrum of domestic cases, including simple divorce, post-decree matters, custody disputes, business valuations, orders of protection, and appellate practice regarding grandparent visitation.

Attorney Muchoney additionally has extensive experience advising businesses, as well as public schools and governmental agencies, on matters of regulatory compliance, employment and hiring practices, and risk mitigation. His transactional experience in drafting and negotiating complex business instruments includes leases, security agreements, employment contracts, sales agreements for commercial and residential real estate, and organizational documents for business entities such as corporations and partnerships.

Education

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
J.D., 1993

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Andrew A. Muchoney

Andrew Muchoney has over 25 years of experience as a trial attorney and transactional attorney. He has successfully prosecuted civil cases ranging from multi-million-dollar contests over contract enforcement and employment law, to family law, to probate, to appeals.

Attorney Muchoney has also successfully litigated over the spectrum of domestic cases, including simple divorce, post-decree matters, custody disputes, business valuations, orders of protection, and appellate practice regarding grandparent visitation.

Attorney Muchoney additionally has extensive experience advising businesses, as well as public schools and governmental agencies, on matters of regulatory compliance, employment and hiring practices, and risk mitigation. His transactional experience in drafting and negotiating complex business instruments includes leases, security agreements, employment contracts, sales agreements for commercial and residential real estate, and organizational documents for business entities such as corporations and partnerships.

Education

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois J.D., 1993


Firm Overview

The law office of Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, dedicate to providing aggressive advocacy in service to our clients' rights & interests. Whether you are dealing with a family law matter, personal injury lawsuit, criminal charges or any other legal matter, the outcome of your case is vitally important to you. Our legal team includes a diverse group of attorneys skilled in handling a wide range of legal matters. Collectively we have resolved thousands of cases. As experienced negotiators and litigators, we achieve successful resolutions both in and out of court. Several of our lawyers have received high distinctions including Illinois Super Lawyers and Illinois Leading Lawyer status. We work as a team on many of our cases and pool our collective experience and knowledge to best service our clients.

We prioritize client satisfaction. We work closely with our clients to understand your goals and objectives, and we tailor our legal advice and advocacy to achieving those goals. Our areas of focus include:

Personal Injury
Workers' Compensation
Family Law
Criminal Law
Traffic Offenses
Real Estate Law
Corporate Law

Whether you are going through a divorce, dealing with an unexpected injury, facing criminal charges, or involved in a business dispute, we understand that your case is critically important to you. Our attorneys strive to ensure our clients' rights and interestsboth personal and financialare protected at every step of the legal process. We believe that an open line of communication with our clients is essential and thus we make informed decisions about your case.

Main Office

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
970 McHenry Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Phone

815-338-3838

Fax

815-338-7817

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

We offer payment plans and accept credit cards.

Office Information
Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 6:00pm/ Saturday, 9:00am -1:00pm/ Sunday, Closed

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Personal Injury

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, handle matters involving family law, personal injury, criminal charges or any other legal matter. We know the outcome of your case is vitally important to you.

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, was originally founded in 1981 by Daniel and Mitchell Weisz in Woodstock, Illinois. The firm grew steadily and by 2003, Weisz & Michling was one of the largest firms in McHenry County with 16 attorneys providing counsel and representation in a wide variety of Practice areas.

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Francisco Botto

Areas of Practice: Personal Injury - Plaintiff Workers', Compensation, Wrongful Death, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents, Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motorcycle Accidents/Slip and Fall, Premises Liability, Criminal Law

Education

Northwestern University School of Law
J.D., 1992

Amherst College
B.A.,

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Francisco Botto

Areas of Practice: Personal Injury - Plaintiff Workers', Compensation, Wrongful Death, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents, Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motorcycle Accidents/Slip and Fall, Premises Liability, Criminal Law

Education

Northwestern University School of Law J.D., 1992


Amherst College B.A.,


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Theodore Gilbert

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Airline Disasters
Railroad Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Workers' Comp
Wrongful Death
Catastrophic Injuries
Federal Employers Liability Act
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

John Marshall Law School
J.D., 1975

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Theodore Gilbert

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Airline Disasters
Railroad Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Workers' Comp
Wrongful Death
Catastrophic Injuries
Federal Employers Liability Act
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

John Marshall Law School J.D., 1975


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Kelly Lancaster

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premise Liability
Product Liability
Wrongful Death
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

Carthage College
B.A., 2000

New England School of law
J.D., 2003

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Kelly Lancaster

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Auto Collisions
Motorcycle Accidents
Boating Accidents
Construction Accidents
Premise Liability
Product Liability
Wrongful Death
Slip and Fall
Dog Bites

Education

Carthage College B.A., 2000


New England School of law J.D., 2003


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Jeanne Barrett

Attorney Jeanne Barrett has been a member of the Illinois bar since 1989. After graduating from University of Iowa law school, Ms. Barrett worked as a Cook County Assistant State's Attorney for over 11 years. As a former prosecutor, she has extensive trial and hearing experience in traffic, DUI, juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony matters. Ms.Barrett also worked for a s a litigation specialist representing domestic violence victims in Chicago at a legal services clinic. Attorney Barrett is also an educator. While in law school, Ms.Barrett taught law to business students at the University of Iowa. Later she taught paralegal students at Harper College. When her children were young she worked part time, teaching social science in School District 55, and working as a young adult assistant librarian. Ms. Barrett joined Botto Gilbert Lancaster in 2015, and is committed to using her extensive experience to advocate for her clients.

Education

University of Iowa School of Law
J.D, 1989

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Jeanne Barrett

Attorney Jeanne Barrett has been a member of the Illinois bar since 1989. After graduating from University of Iowa law school, Ms. Barrett worked as a Cook County Assistant State's Attorney for over 11 years. As a former prosecutor, she has extensive trial and hearing experience in traffic, DUI, juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony matters. Ms.Barrett also worked for a s a litigation specialist representing domestic violence victims in Chicago at a legal services clinic. Attorney Barrett is also an educator. While in law school, Ms.Barrett taught law to business students at the University of Iowa. Later she taught paralegal students at Harper College. When her children were young she worked part time, teaching social science in School District 55, and working as a young adult assistant librarian. Ms. Barrett joined Botto Gilbert Lancaster in 2015, and is committed to using her extensive experience to advocate for her clients.

Education

University of Iowa School of Law J.D, 1989


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Elizabeth M. Ellis

With a keen understanding of law and finance, Elizabeth guides her clients toward peace and security in their financial and personal lives. Elizabeth's professional background includes service as an advisor in legal and financial matters for both individual and organizational clients. As a family law attorney, Elizabeth addresses the most pressing financial and personal issues clients face with swift and effective representation.
Divorce can be an emotionally and financially traumatic event. All that is important in life is in jeopardy; your relationship with your spouse and children for sure, but also, your home, retirement savings, and assets accumulated over a lifetime. You need an attorney to advocate expertly on your behalf so that your financial future is protected. Elizabeth's years of experience in business and finance will be put to work to safeguard your finances along with your legal rights in family matters.
As an Estate Planner, Elizabeth relies upon years of training and experience in business and finance along with her legal training to address her clients' specific needs with carefully crafted wills, trusts, and powers of attorney that assure her clients' wishes are effectuated.
Elizabeth also practices as a Family Mediator, assisting clients in reaching resolution on important decisions that affect those most important to them.
Elizabeth resides in Cary and enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Education

Loyola University Chicago
Bachelor of Science: Psychology, 2001

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago
J.D.: Certificate in the Law of Taxation, 2005

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Elizabeth M. Ellis

With a keen understanding of law and finance, Elizabeth guides her clients toward peace and security in their financial and personal lives. Elizabeth's professional background includes service as an advisor in legal and financial matters for both individual and organizational clients. As a family law attorney, Elizabeth addresses the most pressing financial and personal issues clients face with swift and effective representation.
Divorce can be an emotionally and financially traumatic event. All that is important in life is in jeopardy; your relationship with your spouse and children for sure, but also, your home, retirement savings, and assets accumulated over a lifetime. You need an attorney to advocate expertly on your behalf so that your financial future is protected. Elizabeth's years of experience in business and finance will be put to work to safeguard your finances along with your legal rights in family matters.
As an Estate Planner, Elizabeth relies upon years of training and experience in business and finance along with her legal training to address her clients' specific needs with carefully crafted wills, trusts, and powers of attorney that assure her clients' wishes are effectuated.
Elizabeth also practices as a Family Mediator, assisting clients in reaching resolution on important decisions that affect those most important to them.
Elizabeth resides in Cary and enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Education

Loyola University Chicago Bachelor of Science: Psychology, 2001


DePaul University College of Law, Chicago J.D.: Certificate in the Law of Taxation, 2005


Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Andrew A. Muchoney

Andrew Muchoney has over 25 years of experience as a trial attorney and transactional attorney. He has successfully prosecuted civil cases ranging from multi-million-dollar contests over contract enforcement and employment law, to family law, to probate, to appeals.

Attorney Muchoney has also successfully litigated over the spectrum of domestic cases, including simple divorce, post-decree matters, custody disputes, business valuations, orders of protection, and appellate practice regarding grandparent visitation.

Attorney Muchoney additionally has extensive experience advising businesses, as well as public schools and governmental agencies, on matters of regulatory compliance, employment and hiring practices, and risk mitigation. His transactional experience in drafting and negotiating complex business instruments includes leases, security agreements, employment contracts, sales agreements for commercial and residential real estate, and organizational documents for business entities such as corporations and partnerships.

Education

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
J.D., 1993

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC
Andrew A. Muchoney

Andrew Muchoney has over 25 years of experience as a trial attorney and transactional attorney. He has successfully prosecuted civil cases ranging from multi-million-dollar contests over contract enforcement and employment law, to family law, to probate, to appeals.

Attorney Muchoney has also successfully litigated over the spectrum of domestic cases, including simple divorce, post-decree matters, custody disputes, business valuations, orders of protection, and appellate practice regarding grandparent visitation.

Attorney Muchoney additionally has extensive experience advising businesses, as well as public schools and governmental agencies, on matters of regulatory compliance, employment and hiring practices, and risk mitigation. His transactional experience in drafting and negotiating complex business instruments includes leases, security agreements, employment contracts, sales agreements for commercial and residential real estate, and organizational documents for business entities such as corporations and partnerships.

Education

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois J.D., 1993


This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.