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Compassion. Knowledge. Experience.

Representing You for Over 60 Years

Krentz, Salfisberg & Swanson Haggard. P.C. (KSSH) has represented clients from Plano, IL, and the surrounding areas for more than six decades. Whether you require assistance with family legal matters, estate planning, real estate law, bankruptcy, or other legal issues, we are here for you.

Honorable Peter L Krentz, Krentz, Salfisberg & Swanson Haggard P.C., Plano IL

Our Attorneys

Linda Salfisberg

Linda Salfisberg

Linda handles numerous legal matters, including family law, bankruptcy, real estate, estate planning, forcible detainer, and civil and criminal matters. Linda is an experienced guardian ad litem who is regularly appointed by the local judiciary to investigate high conflict family and divorce matters. She is also an Administrative Hearing Officer for the City of Plano. Linda provides compassion, confidence, and skill in every issue she handles.

Education & Affiliations

  • U.S. District of Illinois
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • Baylor University, BA in Business Administration

Associations & Accreditations

  • Trained Guardian Ad Litem
  • Plano Chamber of Commerce
  • Sandwich Chamber of Commerce
  • Yorkville Chamber of Commerce
  • Kendall Bar Association
  • Kane Bar Association
  • City of Plano Administrative Hearing Officer
Julie Swanson Haggard Attorney At Law

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 of 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 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.

Education & Affiliations

  • U.S. District of Illinois
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • DePaul College of Law
  • North Central College – Cum Laude – BA in Organizational Communications & Marketing

Associations & Accreditations

  • Trained Mediator
  • 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

Our Staff

Ashley Kolka

Legal Assistant

Stephanie Peterson


In Memoriam

Peter L. Krentz, Krentz, Salfisberg & Swanson Haggard. P.C., Plano IL

Peter L. Krentz

Our founder, Peter Krentz practiced law for over 58 years. He received his Juris Doctor of Law from Valparaiso University in 1956. Throughout his years of service to the Plano area, Peter served as a Director for the Community Bank of Plano and the Plano Community Credit Union. He was also a Charter Member of the Plano Development Corporation, a member of the Steering Committee for Excellence in Plano, and a long time member and past president of the Plano Rotary Club.

Through his law career Peter assisted families with estate planning, probate, and other family matters. He was known for his compassion and intelligence. Our staff works to honor his memory and continue his legacy of exceptional service to our community.

Awards & Recognition From:

Plano Area Chamber of Commerce, Plano IL
Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce, Plano IL
Best of the Fox 2019
“Julie, Linda and their assistants always do an awesome job with Real Estate transactions! I highly recommend. They are very professional and responsive.”

– Sandy L.

“Julie, Linda and their staff always go the extra mile to provide excellent service and advice to keep our clients protected.”

– Wendi S.

“I have worked with them many times on real estate transactions. Always thorough, good communication, & prompt.”

– Shirlene P.

“Linda took care of my parents closing on their home. Had a good experience with her. She was very patient and kind to my 92 year old Mother.”

– Gwen L.

“Julie, Linda, and the staff are great to work with, dedicated, professional, and ready to help.”

– Mary T.

Tracey S

“Professional, good communication and reasonable.Would do business with them again and would recommend to friends or family.”

– Tracey S.

Brittany S.

Everyone was amazing to work with which made the process of selling and buying a new home so smooth. Would highly recommend or use again for any future needs. Thank you!

– Brittany S.

Call 630-552-8213 for a legal consultation today.

Krentz, Salfisberg & Swanson Haggard. P.C., Plano IL
Krentz, Salfisberg & Swanson Haggard. P.C.
11000 US-34 Ste 6, Plano, IL 60545
Phone: 630-552-8213
Fax: 630-552-8226
Email: office@ksshlaw.com
Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
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