Caravette & Associates, P.C., provides high-quality, cost-effective, and timely legal services to individuals, entrepreneurs, and owners of privately-held businesses who demand a focused and responsive legal result. Our priority is our clients’ satisfaction.

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We are licensed to practice law in the States of Illinois and Florida.


  1. Business and Contract Matters
    Useful information on starting your business, deciding upon the legal structure of the company, and providing employee benefits.

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  2. Estate Planning and Financial Matters
    Useful information on estate planning, loan obligations, and managing your personal affairs.

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  3. New and Emerging Areas of Law
    Useful information on new and emerging areas of law — everything from living with AIDS to internet use.

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  4. Real Estate Matters
    Following are a variety of resources that provide useful information on estate planning, loan obligations, and managing your personal affairs. If you have any questions about any these materials, or would like to discuss a specific situation, please contact us.

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The New Chicago and Cook County Paid Sick Leave Ordinances – What Do They Say and How Do They Work? By E. Christopher Caravette July 12, 2017 Before July 1, 2017, in Cook County, Illinois, about 40 percent of private-sector workers (or about 840,000 people) were not entitled to any paid sick leave, and many.. read more →

It’s Hurricane Season (again) – Are You Prepared? By E. Christopher Caravette July 2, 2017 With hurricane and storm season upon us, take time to review and record your possessions and important papers. If a storm strikes, knowing what you have will help if disaster strikes. • Safeguard your Paperwork – make sure all of.. read more →