About William Ensing, Asset Protection Attorney


Ensing Law Firm, Ltd. maintains its primary office in Lake Forest, Illinois, a northern suburb of Chicago, where the law practice concentrates in integrated and comprehensive estate and asset protection planning.  Bill Ensing is the principal attorney.


Early in his career, Bill worked for the Northern Trust Company of Chicago, where he was responsible for the Family Business Division of the Trust and Financial Services Department, monitoring closely held companies and tax driven partnerships owned by various trusts and estates. Early in private practice, he was instrumental in the formation of numerous offshore captive insurance companies for physicians in the mid-1980s and early 1990s.  This practice created the foundation for his current efforts in aggressively protecting the wealth and assets of clients, which he has done for the past twenty years.


In addition to his practice in the U.S. domestic estate planning field, Bill works in the foremost recognized haven jurisdictions worldwide and maintains contacts in most to provide the most advanced wealth protection available.  He is the author of many articles that have appeared in prestigious publications, including The Business Journal, the Asset Protection Journal, the American Bar Association Compendium on Asset Protection Planning, as well as other regional periodicals and planning publications. He is the past Chairman of the Chicago Bar Association Asset Protection Committee; and a member of the Chicago Bar Association Asset Protection Committee, the American and Chicago Bar Associations, the American Bar Association Asset Protection Committee, Wealth Counsel, Offshore Institute, and numerous regional bar associations and planning councils.  He has lectured extensively across the United States and abroad to bar associations, financial planners, accountants, trust companies, physicians, professionals and executives generally, law firms, hospitals, and pilot groups.  He is recognized as one of the preeminent asset protection lawyers in the United States.

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William A. Ensing, Managing Attorney

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