Terms and Conditions of Use/Disclaimers

By accessing the Hoke LLC web site, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the terms and conditions of use/disclaimers.

No Legal Advice Or Attorney-Client Relationship.  This site is sponsored by Hoke LLC, a law firm located in Chicago, Illinois.  Our attorneys are licensed to practice law primarily in the State of Illinois.  The materials on this site are intended for general informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. The content of this site may not reflect the most current legal developments and may be changed, updated or removed without notice. Do not consider this site to be a substitute for obtaining legal advice from a qualified attorney licensed in your state or country, and do not act or refrain from acting on the basis of the information contained herein.  This information is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.  Hoke LLC is not responsible for any errors or omission in the content of this site or for damages arising from the use of this site under any circumstances.

No Certification Of Specialty Or Expertise.  Nothing contained on this website shall be construed to suggest that any lawyer is certified as a specialist or expert in a particular area of practice.  The listing of any area of practice by an attorney does not indicate any certification of expertise therein.     Anyone considering a lawyer should independently investigate the lawyer’s credentials and ability, and not rely upon advertisements or self-proclaimed expertise.

Communications With Us May Not Be Confidential.  If you are not an existing client of Hoke LLC, sending us an email will not create an attorney-client relationship and we will have no duty to respond or to keep confidential any information that you send us unless and until a formal attorney-client relationship has otherwise been established with us. Therefore, do not send us confidential information until you speak with one of our attorneys and receive our authorization to send the same.

Links To Third-Party Resources. Any links to third-party resources are provided solely for your convenience.  Hoke LLC does not control, endorse or warrant in any way the materials, information, goods or services available through such linked sites.  If you choose to access any of the linked resources you do so at your own risk.

Advertising This site is not intended and should not be considered as a solicitation to provide legal services.  However, this site or some of its content may be considered advertising under the applicable rules of the Supreme Court of the State of Illinois and certain other states.  Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.

No Warranties. This web site, and all information available on or accessed through this site, is provided “as is” and Hoke LLC makes no warranties, representations, or claims of any kind concerning the information presented on or through this site.  Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.  Each representation has unique facts and circumstances that may impact results.

Tax Disclaimer.Any tax advice contained on this site is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or (ii) promoting, marketing or recommending to another party any transaction or matter addressed herein.

Privacy Policy. Hoke LLC does not collect personally identifying information from visitors to this site unless provided by the visitor or the visitor’s web browser.  Hoke LLC will not use information provided through your use of this web site except to respond to direct inquiries or to measure traffic at this site. We do not provide or sell this information to third parties.

Copyright Hoke LLC retains the copyright on the text and graphic elements contained on this site, as well as on the arrangement of the site itself.  Commercial use of the information we present on this site, or the retransmission of the information in any form, is prohibited.