Practice Areas

Lawyer in Central Illinois

An Overview of Our Practice at the Kirby Law Office

At the offices of attorney Phillip M. Kirby, in Springfield and Mason City, we have protected the rights of clients throughout central Illinois for over 26 years. The key to our success has been our commitment to personal service and attention. When you hire us to handle your legal problem, you will work one-one-one with attorney Kirby. Throughout the course of our representation, we will always take whatever time is necessary to help you accomplish your goals.

Contact our office online or call us at 217-726-9875 to set up an appointment.

Family Law and Divorce

We work closely with men and women throughout the divorce process, whether you are considering filing for divorce or need to request modification or enforcement of a final divorce decree. We handle all matters related to divorce, including child custody and visitation, child support, alimony and the division of marital property. We also handle adoptions and paternity actions. For more information, see our divorce and family law page.

Personal Injury

We protect the rights of people who have been injured as a result of the negligent or careless acts of others. We focus our personal injury practice on claims involving serious or catastrophic injury, including accidental or wrongful death. We handle cases involving motor vehicle accidents, construction site injuries and other serious acts of negligence. See our personal injury page for more information.

Criminal Defense

We defend people charged with misdemeanors or felonies, from traffic violations and DUI/DWI to drug crimes and assault and battery. We carefully examine the details of the criminal investigation and arrest to determine whether proper procedures were followed in the gathering of evidence and the establishment of probable cause. To learn more, visit our page on criminal defense.

Wills, Probate and Estate Administration

We will help you understand the different strategies available for ensuring the orderly distribution of assets on death, and will prepare and review all documents necessary to put a plan in place, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills and healthcare powers of attorney. We also work with executors, administrators and heirs to bring about the settlement of an estate. See our estate and probate page to learn more.

Real Estate

We represent buyers and sellers of residential real estate, from the negotiation of terms to the preparation of all necessary documentation to the closing.

Contact the Kirby Law Office

To schedule an appointment, contact us online or call us at 217-726-9875. We are available to meet with you weekdays from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Our Springfield office is located near the Lincoln Home area.