Dedicated to You
Heather E. Voorn is a partner with DeLaney DeLaney & Voorn, Ltd. Initially, Ms. Voorn joined the firm as an associate attorney in 2007, and made partner in 2012. Heather E. Voorn devotes her legal practice to Elder Law. Ms. Voorn is board certified as a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation.
Dedicated to the Job
A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) in Will County, Ms. Voorn is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Will County Bar Association, and the South Suburban Bar Association. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the South Suburban Bar Association. Ms. Voorn is also accredited by the Veteran's Administration, and serves on the faculty of the National Business Institute and the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education. She is also a co-author of Advising Elderly Clients and their Families, and has spoken locally and nationally on elder law issues, and is considered an expert on Nursing Home Residents’ rights.
Dedicated to Success
Ms. Voorn earned her Bachelor’s degree from The Florida State University, magna cum laude, Ms. Voorn earned her J.D. at The John Marshall Law School, where she also graduated magna cum laude. While a student at The John Marshall Law School, Ms. Voorn was on the Law Review and externed for the Honorable Charles R. Norgle of the Northern District of Illinois District Court. She also has been published in the Forum on Public Policy: A Journal of the Oxford Round Table.
*Although board certification is not required by the Illinois Supreme Court in order to practice elder law, it evidences a strong commitment to and expansive knowledge of elder law.