Moline, IL (309) 797-0850       Davenport, IA (563) 449-1037      Cambridge, IL (309) 937-1850
Quad Cities Centennial Bridge

Daniel P. Ellard

Of Counsel

Office - (309) 797-0850
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Daniel Ellard practices in the following areas:

Probate & Estate Planning
Tax & Business Planning

Admitted to Practice:


College: Vanderbilt University

Degree Earned: B.S., 1977

Law School: University of Georgia School of Law

Degree Earned: J.D., 1980

Further Education: New York University School of Law, L.L.M., 1983
Daniel is a member of the following professional associations:

American Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Iowa State Bar Association (Chairman of Estate Planning & Gift Tax Committee, 1994-1996 & Co-Chair 1996-1997)
Georgia State Bar Association
Rock Island County Bar Association
Scott County Bar Association
Quad City Estate Planning Council (President, 2006-2007)

Community Involvement:

The Outing Club (Director, 2012-Present)
Foundation of the First Presbyterian Church (Trustee, 2003-Present)
Lindsey Park Yacht Club
Lake Carroll Golf Club & Association
Quad City Tennis Club
Union League Club
Davenport Quarterback Club (Director, 2011-Present)
Community Foundation of the Great River Bend (Trustee, 2010-Present)
Bettendorf Park Foundation (Trustee, 2009-Present)(Vice President 2010-Present)
Quad City Arts (Director, 2000-2008)
Bettendorf Public Library Foundation (Director, 1997-2003)

Published Works:
"Reconsider Use of 'Simple Wills'" - The Iowa Lawyer, February 2002
"Using an LLC to avoid estate tax in Minnesota, Wisconsin on real, tangible personal property" - The Iowa Lawyer, December 2004