Karen Dachota has more than 20 years experience as a legal assistant. Most recently, she worked in the Chicago office of Bell, Boyd & Lloyd (currently K & L Gates). Following her time at Bell Boyd, Karen left the workforce to start a family and become more active in her community. She joined Prather Ebner LLP in 2015 and continues to participate in causes dear to her heart.
Karen assists the attorneys with various probate and non-probate matters, from submitting the necessary court filings and communicating with courthouse staff to working directly with clients during the estate administration process. She acts as a witness to all estate plan signings. Karen helps to keep the office running smoothly with her bookkeeping skills and attention to detail, and she is often the friendly voice on the phone for any in-coming calls.