Piercey & Associates, Ltd. is a prominent estate and trust planning law firm specializing in tax elimination and wealth protection strategies. We’re known for our cutting-edge strategies designed for high net worth clients, as well as more basic planning that accommodate the concerns of clients with more moderate means.


Our success is based on working with other professionals such as accountants, financial advisors, and insurance experts as a team. Together, we coordinate all of the interrelated disciplines to assure that nothing falls through the cracks between advisors.


Our mission is to protect your wealth for you and your loved ones. We help you avoid the oversights and pitfalls of improper planning. You gain peace of mind knowing that we are here to guide you along the way in protecting and preserving your wealth.


Since 1973, Rodney H. Piercey has been serving affluent and high net worth clients with estate planning, asset protection and tax elimination planning. For more than half of his career, he has been designing customized plans for cutting and/or eliminating taxes for this same client base. Featured in “Chicago’s Top Rated Lawyers” magazine; Rodney has also been quoted in the Chicago Tribune and been interview on radio and TV concerning estate planning and tax issues. As a leader in developing creative and comprehensive legacy strategies for protecting wealth and assets, he received the AV Preeminent™ rating by Martindale Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ – the highest rating for an attorney’s legal ability and professional ethics.


Ken assists high net worth clients with proper estate planning, estate tax elimination, asset protection, special needs planning, probate, medicaid and long term care planning, business success planning, and tax reduction strategies. His approach to client relationships is one of simplifying the overall choices available to them. As such, they make the best decisions for themselves and their heirs. As a Christian attorney, Ken is one of the few Qualified Member Attorneys of Kingdom Advisors – a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing Biblical wisdom to financial and estate planning. He handles probate and guardianship cases in Cook, Lake, McHenry, DuPage, Kane, DeKalb, and Winnebago Counties in Illinois as well as all Wisconsin counties.