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Grant Schricker

Peoria, IL

Joined Firm in 2024

For Grant Schricker, the practice of law is not just a profession but a personal commitment to improving the lives of others.

  • Earned Pro Bono Notation from the University of Illinois College of Law
  • Named 2023 Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star
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Grant Schricker

Attorney in Peoria, IL

Grant Schricker is an associate attorney in the firm’s Peoria office. He is a Peoria native and focuses his practice on Estate and Trust Planning, Probate and Guardianship matters, and Real Estate transactions. Grant is a thoughtful and thorough attorney who ensures that each aspect of a client’s matter is appropriately addressed. He pays attention to the details and keeps his clients well-informed.

With a focus on estate planning, Grant enjoys assisting clients in choosing the estate plan that is right for them. With a wealth of experience in estate planning and administration, Grant knows the importance of having the right plan in place. Whatever a person’s age, stage of life, or the size of their estate, he advises them to adopt a plan that fits their situation. He shares relatable insights to ensure clients understand and are confident with their chosen plans. Grant also works with clients navigating estate issues after the death of a loved one. These often include routine probate and trust administration processes. They can also include estate disputes. Grant has guided many clients through the difficulties and uncertainties of contested estate matters. Leveraging his legal knowledge, Grant has successfully negotiated favorable settlements in fraught and contested estates. With a sharp understanding of the legal issues and a reasonable approach, the stress and expense of these difficult situations can be significantly diminished.

Drawing on his own background and personal experience, Grant also regularly assists clients with issues of guardianship for family members with disabilities. Grant’s caring and practical approach helps provide a smooth path to address these issues, eliminating worry and bringing confidence and certainty to the unique situation of each family he serves.

To Grant, the practice of law is about using his knowledge and skills to improve the lives of others. Proper estate planning gives clients peace of mind, and they can count on Grant as a trusted advisor to provide thoughtful guidance when dealing with estate issues or navigating a complex transaction. Grant considers it a privilege and honor to assist clients in his legal practice.

Outside the office, Grant enjoys spending time with his wife and their growing family, reading, and many outdoor activities.



University of Illinois College of Law, J.D.

North Greenville University, B.A. summa cum laude

Licensure(s) and Admission(s)

Illinois State Courts

United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois

Professional Affiliations

Illinois State Bar Association

Peoria County Bar Association


  • Illinois Super Lawyer Rising Star by Super Lawyers® (2023)
  • University of Illinois College of Law pro bono notation
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