Comprehensive Legal Solutions

Hession & Associates, Ltd. is a boutique law firm that provides full general counsel legal services to you and your business, from formation to continuing operations to exit strategy. As small business owners ourselves, we understand the stages of a business and we understand the different incentives at play. We also understand the value of responsive, high quality advisory services with a reasonable fee structure. We have you and your business covered every step of the way.

Practical Advice for Complex Issues

We know the business world is complex, and many small business owners and executives do not have time to keep up with all the changing legal requirements in addition to running a business. At Hession & Associates, our experienced advisors have experience in law and in business and provide you and your business with responsive, practical advice to help you reach your objectives and preempt and resolve your challenges.

An Understanding of our Clients

A full understanding of our client’s legal and business objectives and the ability to help clients reach those objectives are hallmarks of the attorneys at Hession & Associates. Our attorneys have backgrounds in business and law and are versatile, thoughtful and constantly learning. We are a small, boutique firm that provides high level legal and advisory services without the excessive overhead, redundant service levels and inflexibility of a larger organization.

Comprehensive Legal Solutions for Business


Who We Are

We are experienced commercial attorneys, trusted advisors and natives of the Chicago area. We know what it is like to run a business, and we understand the concerns of owners, stakeholders, executives, directors and managers. We want to know you and your business so that we can provide you multi-
dimensional and deeply informed advice.

Who We Serve

We represent established and emerging corporate and entrepreneurial organizations as well as their stakeholders, managers and executives. We work as outside general counsel to clients from a wide variety of industries and professions, including technology, health care, professional services, manufacturing and real estate. Most importantly, we work hard to build lasting, professional relationships with all of our clients.

What We Do

We adhere to the philosophy that a business law firm should offer comprehensive transactional services, informed and strategic legal and business advice and complex commercial litigation capabilities. Our attorneys are more than just lawyers. We are strategists, dealmakers, relationship builders and problem solvers. Bottom line, we seek to add value for our clients in every situation.