Julie Swanson Haggard
Julie is a compassionate attorney who assists her clients in many areas of family law, real estate, estate planning, civil matters and forcible entry and detainer. Julie is a trained mediator and guardian ad litem who has experienced divorce first-hand and provides both professional and personal guidance for her clients experiencing one of life’s biggest challenges. Julie is also a fellow if the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois, focusing on divorces through dignity and settlement as opposed to litigation. Julie is a registered title agent and experienced real estate attorney who handles real estate transactions ensuring her clients will be informed every step of the way. Julie also handles estate planning including wills, trusts, powers of attorney and will inform and educate her clients in long term planning for their families.
Growing up in Plano, Julie appreciates assisting many local families with their legal needs. A graduate of North Central College in Naperville and DePaul College of Law in Chicago, Julie has previously worked for the U.S. General Services Administration handling large federal projects and for a high volume family law firm in DuPage County. Julie is experienced, knowledgeable and considerate of her clients’ legal and emotional needs. Julie prides herself on communication with her clients and ensuring they understand each step of the process. Whether you are going through a divorce, buying or selling your home, or ready to draft a will or trust, contact Julie for your legal needs.
U.S. District of Illinois
Illinois State Bar Association
DePaul College of Law
North Central College – Cum Laude – BA in Organizational Communications & Marketing
Trained Guardian Ad Litem
Fellow of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
Sandwich Chamber of Commerce
Yorkville Chamber of Commerce
Kendall Bar Association
Kane Bar Association
DeKalb Bar Association
City of Plano Administrative Hearing Officer