THE WINKLER GROUP LLC was established to address the ever-changing needs of our clients and the current state of the practice of law. We treat and care for each client issue with the same diligence and prudence that we would exercise if it were a matter that personally affected our own lives. Our team of committed attorneys and staff treats each and every matter with the utmost care and diligence. THE WINKLER GROUP LLC provides a wide range of general business and tax services to various business entities and entrepreneurial individuals. Our diverse client base includes general business corporations, professional and close corporations, governmental entities, not-for-profit organizations, limited liability companies, partnerships and individuals, all involved in a broad range of entrepreneurial business activity. Our attorneys have been recognized as leaders in the legal profession. Leading Lawyers® has named Thomas W. Winkler to its list of leading attorneys in the areas of Closely & Privately Held Business Law and Trust, Will & Estate Planning Law. Tom also holds the designations of an Accredited Estate Planner® (from the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils) and a Certified Exit Planning Advisor® (issued by the Exit Planning Institute). John B. Sprenzel is recognized as an Emerging Lawyer® in the areas of Real Estate Law – Commercial and Real Estate Tax Law. The firm has been selected by the American Institute of Legal Counsel as one of the ten best firms in the State of Illinois for client satisfaction in the Estate Planning Division.