The Law Office of Judi Smith

1155 S. Washington St., Suite 101
Naperville, IL 60540
T: 630.506.5548
F: 630-506-5537


Business Attorneys

Any lawyer can tell you what the law says. But what the law means for you depends on what your goals are. Along with getting to know your particular business, we are diligent students of our client’s industries. At the Law Office of Judi Smith, we focus on the bigger picture and then tailor our advice to help you achieve your goals.


IRS Tax Attorney

Smart solutions for your tax problems. Whether you are facing federal or state tax issues, we can help you get an offer in compromise, negotiate a payment plan, stop tax levies, release tax liens, stop wage garnishments, reduce penalties, resolve back taxes, or defend an audit.

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Attorneys

You don’t want someone to come along and profit from all of your hard work by using the reputation that you spent years building; or worse, have someone use your name with cheap goods and bad customer service. When you want to protect your good name, you need a trademark.

Popular Articles

The Law Office of Judi Smith, LLC - Tax Planning

Tax Planning: Deductions Phased Out for 2014

As you begin to think about tax planning for 2014, remember that a number of deductions are phased out this year. Due to permanent changes and modifications made by the 2012 Taxpayer Relief Act the ... [Continue Reading]

Four Business Organization Types to Consider

Four Types of Business Organizations to Consider for Your New Business

One of the most important decisions to make in the early stages of a business is to decide what kind of organization will best suit that business.  While there is some overlap between the different ... [Continue Reading]

Withdrawal of Federal Tax Lien

Withdrawal of Notice of Federal Tax Lien under IRS Fresh Start Program

If you are an individual, business with income tax debt or an entity that has gone out of business, you may be entitled to have the IRS withdraw the Notice of Federal Tax Lien under the Fresh Start ... [Continue Reading]

Success Stories

Preserving Retirement

Our client, a small business owner had long ... [Continue Reading]

Employee Intellectual Property Agreement

A client had a business that relied heavily on ... [Continue Reading]

State Loses on Computer Software License

Our client was a licensor of computer software. ... [Continue Reading]

Second Chance at Installment Agreement

Our client was a business that was hit hard by ... [Continue Reading]

Brand Defense Monitoring

We monitor the Internet for potential ... [Continue Reading]

Publishing Contract

We represented a client in negotiating a ... [Continue Reading]

Intellectual Property Ownership

Frequently business owners do not pay close ... [Continue Reading]

Political Tax Audit

The client is a 501(c)(3). An employee anonymously ... [Continue Reading]