Corinne Heggie

Corinne Heggie
Ex-Officio

The University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, 1998
DePaul University College of Law, 2001

The Wochner Law Firm
707 Skokie Blvd. Suite 500
Northbrook, Illinois 60062

office (847) 272-7360
cheggie@wochnerlawfirm.com

Corinne Cantwell Heggie is a partner at Wochner Law Firm LLC located in Northbrook, lllinois. Corinne prepares wills, trusts, powers of attorney and other planning documents, assists with estate and trust administration, and appears in probate court.  Corinne works with clients to protect and direct their personal and business assets with an eye towards tax avoidance.  Her experience representing financial services companies makes her uniquely qualified to work with her clients’ banks, financial advisors, corporate trustees, and insurance companies. Corinne practiced as a partner at a national law firm and then as counsel at the largest majority women-owned law firm in Illinois before joining Wochner Law Firm.  She is admitted to practice law in Illinois and Missouri.

Prior to her May 2019 installation as President of the WBAI, Corinne chaired several events and committees in service to the organization.  She also has spoken about diversity in the legal profession on the WBAI’s behalf at the Northwest Suburban Bar Association and St. Louis University College of Law.

Outside of work, Corinne enjoys spending time with her sons Jack (12), Paul (11) and Teddy (9) and her law partner and husband John. She and her family are active in scouting and organizations that support women and children in crisis.

 

“The WBAI has been a source of friendship and business development. I have referred cases, received cases, and engaged clients because of my involvement in WBAI.”