Carrie in Her Own Words

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"I appreciated your clear, concise and organized communication of the decisions that I needed to make. Aside from the obvious not so much fun part of estate planning, I procrastinated doing this for so long because I didn’t understand where to start. You made this so easy for me." - A Trusts & Estate Client

Carrie A. Harrington

Trusts & Estates

Carrie Harrington is a partner in the Trust & Estates Group. She helps individuals, families and privately held businesses protect wealth and transfer assets in the most effective way. This includes, first, listening and fully understanding each unique situation before applying the proper tools to meet her client’s goals. Her creativity and attention to detail when planning makes this consistently possible.

Carrie also assists financial institutions with trust and estate administration and controversy and routinely appears in court to handle contested matters. She works with corporate and individual fiduciaries and beneficiaries in administering and refreshing antiquated or impractical documents giving her a well-rounded practice.

Prior to joining Levenfeld Pearlstein, Carrie worked at another Chicago firm where she gained valuable experience in matters related to trusts and estate planning and administration as well as succession planning for closely held businesses.

The University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 2012
The University of Michigan, B.S., Biology and Spanish, 2007
Bar Admissions
Florida, 2016
Illinois, 2012
Court Admissions
Northern District of Illinois
Illinois Supreme Court
Florida Supreme Court
Chicago Estate Planning Council
WINGS Associate Board
Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Star 2017-2019
Emerging Lawyer, Leading Lawyer Network
Carrie works with High Net Worth individuals, Corporate Fiduciaries, Beneficiaries and Trustees.


What is your favorite way to spend your commuting time?
Listening to podcasts
What was your very first job?
I was a concession stand attendant.
What is one thing someone would be surprised to know about you?
I was on the University of Michigan water ski team in college.

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