25+ Years of Work Experience as an Attorney: Legal practice concentrating in US Immigration and Real Estate.
Member of 2 Prominent Law Associations: The American Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association
Noteworthy Dates: Admitted by the Philippine Supreme Court in 1992 and by the Illinois Supreme Court & US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in 2006
Bi-Lingual: Speaks English and Tagalog
AREAS OF PRACTICE:
1. US Immigration and Naturalization
2. Uncontested Divorce
3. Real Estate Closings
A licensed attorney for more than 25 years, Atty. Gerardo L. Dean is highly experienced within the field of law, with a concentration in US Immigration and Real Estate.
After being admitted by the Philippine Supreme Court on June 4, 1992, Mr. Dean worked for ten years as both Arbiter and Head of the Legal Division at the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board - Region IV (the Philippine's regulatory agency on housing, zoning, land development, and real estate sales practices) and a part-time Business Law Instructor at the University of the East and Miriam College.
Following immigration to the U.S. in 2002, he worked briefly as the Compliance Officer / Business Manager at Harmony Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a 180-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility in Chicago.
Come May 4th, 2006, Mr. Dean was admitted by the Illinois Supreme Court and has been engaged within the practice of law in Chicago, since. Additionally, Mr. Dean was a licensed Real Estate Pre-license Instructor and taught real estate courses at the Northwestern Business College-Chicago from 2007 thru 2012.
Active within his community, Mr. Dean is a member of the American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.
"Atty. Dean is an excellent immigration lawyer. He's well informed with what's happening in the system. Very approachable and easy to deal with especially if you're a Filipino wanting to seal your stay here. You'll feel confident having him as counsel, so none of the jitters."
"The first time I noticed about Atty.Gerardo Dean, other than being very competent and approachable is his honesty and transparency in his dealing with his clients. He is very straight forward and dependable. You can rely on him if you need something to be done in such a short time. He is always there for his clients ready to assist them when something unexpected crops up."
"I greatly appreciate the hard work and high level of professionalism demonstrated by Atty. Dean through all steps of my application. I am very grateful to Mr. Dean for his continuous legal and human support and care both during and after the approval of my case (H1B). Mr. Dean did a remarkable job!"
"Atty. Gerry Dean is very effective with regards to his practice as an immigration lawyer. He handled my case (H1B visa) with expertise. He is very knowledgeable and dedicated that it made the entire processing stress-free for me. I truly appreciate all the efforts and the genuine concern he has shown me as a client."
Situated right in the heart of Jefferson Park, Chicago, The Law Offices of Gerardo L. Dean LLC is open weekdays, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM.
We do accept appointments outside of the regular office hours - except Sundays.
For more information, please inquire below.
4849 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60630, United States
Tel. : 773-481-6778
Cell : 773-341-8103