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Looking at various topics through a legal lens, Let’s Get Legal powered by Illinois State Bar Association leans on local, prominent attorneys and experts to broadcast an entertaining and engaging weekly legal radio show

Looking at various topics through a legal lens, Let’s Get Legal powered by Illinois State Bar Association leans on local, prominent attorneys and experts to broadcast an entertaining and engaging weekly legal radio show

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WGN Radio

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Looking at various topics through a legal lens, Let’s Get Legal powered by Illinois State Bar Association leans on local, prominent attorneys and experts to broadcast an entertaining and engaging weekly legal radio show

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English


Episodes

Tax attorney Steven Leahy discusses taxes on mobile transactions

10/1/2022
IRS Tax Attorney Steven A. Leahy of the Law Office of Steven A. Leahy, PC joins host Jon Hasen to talk about LLC’s, getting audited, selling property and reporting gifts in your taxes. Plus, how to avoid IRS scams and taxes on cash app transactions. To learn more about Steven A. Leahy go to chicagotaxteam.com or call […]

Duration:00:26:27

Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Leonard talks about how crime shows have changed courtrooms

9/24/2022
Attorney Michael Leonard of Leonard Trial Lawyers joins host Jon Hansen to discuss current cases and news stories. Jon and Michael talk about the CSI effect and how crime shows have changed courtrooms and juries. Plus, Mike also answers listener questions about the former president’s legal troubles, talking to the police before getting into the courtroom, and […]

Duration:00:27:03

Breaking down the SAFE-T Act with Attorney Audrey Anderson

9/24/2022
Attorney Audrey Anderson from Anderson Attorneys and Advisors joins Jon Hansen to talk discuss the SAFE-T Act. Audrey also talks about cash bail, safety act myths and answers listener questions. To find more information about how Attorney Audrey Anderson can help you, visit www.andersonaa.com/

Duration:00:15:44

Accelerated Tax Resolutions can help you deal with the IRS

9/24/2022
Jon Hansen, host of Let’s Get Legal, is joined by Linda Nayder of Accelerated Tax Resolutions to talk about taxes. Linda explains the process of giving power of attorney, how filing bankruptcy affects filing taxes, and the IRS taking wages. For more information visit, acceleratedtaxresolution.com

Duration:00:14:33

Breaking down the inflation reduction act with Tax Attorney Steven Leahy

9/11/2022
IRS Tax Attorney Steven A. Leahy of the Law Office of Steven A. Leahy, PC joins host Jon Hasen to talk about getting audited, the inflation reduction act, and more! To learn more about Steven A. Leahy go to chicagotaxteam.com or call 1-312-664-6649.

Duration:00:16:16

Prepping for trial with criminal defense attorney Michael Leonard

9/11/2022
Attorney Michael Leonard of Leonard Trial Lawyers joins host Jon Hansen to discuss current cases and news stories. Jon and Michael talk about attorney/client privilege in Trump’s Mar-a-Lago case, objections during trials, and more!

Duration:00:24:35

Juvenile defense attorney Audrey Anderson discusses the street racing epidemic

9/11/2022
Attorney Audrey Anderson from Anderson Attorneys and Advisors joins Jon Hansen to discuss street racing in Chicago. Jon and Audrey talk about charges, police involvement in stopping it, and social media. Plus, asset seizures and not needing to be charged with a crime for it to happen.

Duration:00:20:24

Does the Biden administration have the power to forgive student loan debt?

8/28/2022
Attorney Rae Kaplan of Kaplan Law Firm joins host Jon Hansen to answer questions about Biden’s student loan relief. Rae talks about parent plus loans, direct loans, and working in the public sector. For more information visit https://www.financialrelief.com/ or call 312. 294. 8989

Duration:00:19:46

Attorney Audrey Anderson preps parents for the new school year

8/28/2022
Attorney Audrey Anderson from Anderson Attorneys and Advisors joins Jon Hansen to talk discuss what parents should look out for as the school year starts. Plus, R. Kelly’s federal trial vs the state trial. To find more information about how Attorney Audrey Anderson can help you, visit www.andersonaa.com/

Duration:00:29:41

Cannabis and magic mushrooms are ‘sacrament’ at Zide Door Church and they claim discrimination in permit fight

8/28/2022
Jenna Greene, a columnist for Reuters, joins Jon Hansen to talk about the Zide Door Church and its allegations of religious discrimination. After receiving an anonymous complaint that Zide Door Church was operating as an unauthorized cannabis dispensary, police raided the church on August 13, 2020.

Duration:00:09:37

‘Let’s Get Legal’ powered by the Illinois State Bar Association and hosted by Jon Hansen 8.20.22

8/20/2022
On this airing of Let’s Get Legal, Jon Hansen is joined by Criminal Defense Attorney, Michael Leonard and the President of the Illinois State Bar Association, Rory Weiler. Attorney Michael Leonard of Leonard Trial Lawyers discusses redactions, the Trump affidavit issue, and the R. Kelly case. Rory Weiler is a family law attorney at Weiler and Lengle and he […]

Duration:01:09:40

Jon Hansen talks with the new president of the Illinois State Bar Association

8/20/2022
Host of Let’s Get Legal, Jon Hansen, is joined by the new president of the Illinois State Bar Association, Rory Weiler. Rory is a family law attorney at Weiler and Lengle and he talks to Jon about what led him to that practice and divorce rates after the pandemic. Plus, Rory talks about what services […]

Duration:00:32:28

Trial lawyer Michael Leonard talks about Trump affidavit issue

8/20/2022
Attorney Michael Leonard of Leonard Trial Lawyers joins host Jon Hansen to discuss redactions, the Trump affidavit issue, and the R. Kelly case. For more information, visit leonardtriallawyers.com or call (312) 815-6572.

Duration:00:32:58

‘Let’s Get Legal’ powered by the Illinois State Bar Association and hosted by Jon Hansen 8.13.22

8/14/2022
On this airing of Let’s Get Legal, Attorney Michael Leonard joined Jon Hansen to talk about the possibility of former President Trump being charged with a crime. Then, Attorney Clint Krislov of Krislov Law talks to Jon about class action lawsuits and the steps to file a case.

Duration:01:18:45

Diving into class action lawsuits with attorney Clint Krislov

8/14/2022
Attorney Clint Krislov of Krislov Law joins Let’s Get Legal to discuss class action lawsuits. The two talk about supreme court decisions, evictions, and the importance of legal representation. Plus, the steps that go into filing a class action lawsuit. For more information, call 312.606.0500

Duration:00:30:22

Will former President Trump be charged with a crime?

8/14/2022
Attorney Michael Leonard joins ‘Let’s Get Legal” to talk about the classified documents of former President Trump and the subpoena. Will there be federal charges or do they just need the documents back? Jon and Michael talk about it all. For more information, visit leonardtriallawyers.com or call (312) 815-6572

Duration:00:43:04

Audrey Anderson explains how the DCFS investigative process works

8/1/2022
Attorney Audrey Anderson from Anderson Attorneys and Advisors joins Jon Hansen to discuss the recent deaths of children who were under the watch of DCFS (Department of Children and Family Services). Audrey talks about the process of kids being placed with a family and how an attorney can help you in cases with DCFS. To […]

Duration:00:22:47

Trial lawyer discusses Chicago’s new judge in federal court

7/31/2022
Attorney Michael Leonard joins ‘Let’s Get Legal” to talk about one new federal judge that’s confirmed by the Senate to take a seat in federal court in Chicago. Plus, case updates on Eddie Johnson, Highland Park, and R. Kelly. Attorney Michael Leonard also takes callers and answers their legal questions. For more information, visit leonardtriallawyers.com or call (312) 815-6572

Duration:00:29:30

Stump the CPA with David Milanec

7/24/2022
David Milanec, the founder of Katz Milanec, joins Jon Hansen on Your Money Matters to talk about new tax codes, starting a business, and more. Plus David plays “Stump the CPA” with listeners. For more information call 708.914.8220 or visit https://katzmilanec.com/

Duration:00:27:29

What the committee has the power to do in regards to January 6th

7/24/2022
Jon Hansen is joined by Professor Evan Caminker, the Branch Rickey Collegiate Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. The two discuss the January 6th hearings and what the legislative committee is allowed to do.

Duration:00:19:37