FIRM PROFILE


Meet Our Team

Tom and Paul started Hawbecker & Garver, LLC in 2003.  They met in law school at The Ohio
State University where both claim they tutored the other.  Working with the Hawbecker & Garver
team Paul and Tom represent clients in Real Estate and Estate Planning.

Attorney Thomas Hawbecker

  *  Graduated from Winona State University
  *  J.D. from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
  *  Member of the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Real Estate Lawyers
     Association, Illinois Bar Association and its Real Estate Law Committee
  *  Practices Real Estate

 



Attorney Paul Garver

  *  Graduated with a B.A. from Miami University
  *  J.D from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
  *  Member of the Chicago Bar Association, DuPage County Bar Association,
     Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association, and Illinois Bar Association
  *  Mainstreet Organization of Realtors Affiliate Committee Member and
     Broker/Lawyer Committee Member
  *  Practices Real Estate

 

Attorney Lynn Graham

 *  Graduated with a B.A. from Augustana College
 *  J.D. from John Marshall College of Law
 *  Member of the Chicago Bar Association, DuPage County Bar Association,     Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association, and Illinois Bar Association
 *  Manages Real Estate Team
 *  Practices Real Estate
 

 

Attorney Melissa Grisoni

  *  Graduated with a B.A. from Roosevelt University
  *  J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law
  *  Represents executors, trustees, and beneficiaries with trust estates and 
     probate cases in DuPage, Cook, Kane and Will counties

  *  Member of WealthCounsel and Dupage County Estate Planning Counsel
  *  Admitted to the bar in Illinois
  *  Practices Estate Planning and Estate Administration


Attorney Kirk Langefeld

  *  Graduated with a B.S. from University of Illinois
  *  J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law
  *  Member of the Chicago Bar Association, DuPage County Bar Association,
      Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association, and Illinois Bar Association

  *  Practices Real Estate


 

Attorney Themis Katris

  *  Graduated with a B.A. from University of Illinois at Chicago
  *  J.D. from John Marshall College of Law
  *  Member of the Chicago Bar Association, DuPage County Bar Assocation,         Illinois Real Estate Lawyers Association, and Illinois Bar Association

  *  Practices Real Estate

 


Lili Cardona, Paralegal

  *  Completed Northwestern College's ABA-Certified Paralegal Program 
  *  Schedules all closings
  *  Handles mortgage contingency deadlines
  *  Orders Condominium documents including 22.1 disclosure and paid                 assessment letter




Amanda Izzi, Paralegal

  *  B.S. in Criminal Justice Science from Illinois State University 
  *  Prepares closing statements and files for closing
  *  Prepares and sends out closing docs to sellers to pre-sign
  *  Assists with clearing title and updating title commitments


 



Anita Tallon, Paralegal

  *  Inputs Contracts
  *  Orders Title
  *  Prepares closing folders for Buys
  *  Municipal Transfer Stamps for Buys
  *  Assists Melissa with Estate Planning
  *  Handles Marketing for the firm
  *  Plans Firm Outings/Parties

 

Arianna Listecki, Paralegal

 *  B.A. in Political Science and Criminal Justice from Western Illinois
    University
 *  Sends out correspondence to clients and realtors
 *  Sends out deeds and owners policies
 *  Assembles real estate binders for our buyers
 *  Orders Surveys
 *  Greets clients on the phone
 *  Welcomes visitors


 Kori Krueger, Paralegal

   *  Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal Studies from Robert Morris                 University