Robert L. Schur focuses his practice on estate planning, estate and trust administration, and tax planning. While a student at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Robert developed a keen interest in trusts and estates and now enjoys helping the firm’s clients and their families. Prior to joining Hamilton Thies & Lorch LLP, Robert practiced at Baker McKenzie as a banking and finance attorney.

Education & Admissions
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law J.D., 2017 Magna Cum Laude
  • Cornell University, B.A., 2012 Magna Cum Laude

Bar Admissions:

  • Illinois
Areas of Practice
  • Estate Planning
  • Trust and Estate Administration and Probate
  • Trust and Estate Litigation

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

Speaking engagements and publications

  • Keeping Dispute Resolutions Costs Smaller Than Your Small Business: The Case for International Commercial Arbitration under the New York Convention, Loyola University Chicago International Law Review, Volume 14, Issue 1, 2016.
  • CALI Award for Academic Excellence in Appellate Advocacy; Managing Editor, Loyola University Chicago International Law Review; Recipient of Sidney DeLove Merit Scholarship, Loyola University Chicago School of Law; Bernard and Fannie Lang Prize for Best Thesis in American History and American Studies at Cornell University.