We offer a fresh perspective on the traditional practice of law.

CourthouseGene Carson Brucker, PC is a law firm located in Bloomington Illinois handling divorce, family law and other civil related matters. Attorney Brucker offers a wide range of other services to better suit you and his clients. Brucker Law has implemented a unique approach in offering a “paperless office” format to better serve clients. Gene and the staff of Brucker Law believe in an honest and direct approach in addressing clients and their needs.

Gene was raised in rural Cropsey Illinois, a small town just outside of Bloomington Illinois. Gene has close ties throughout central Illinois and is happy to be practicing law in the communities in which he was raised.

He was admitted to practice law in the State of Illinois in 2001; obtained his undergraduate degree from Illinois State University in 1997 and his legal degree, J.D. from the Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law in 2001.

Gene is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and local McLean County Bar Association.

Gene lives in Bloomington-Normal with his wife and children.

Brucker Law offers a wide range of services for clients.

Family Law

The firm primarily handles family law related matters. Family law consists of dissolution of marriage actions, child custody (or now referred to as “allocation of parenting time and parenting responsibilities”) actions, visitation (or “allocation of parenting time”) actions, initial DCFS investigation and indication appeals, pre-nuptial agreements, defending and prosecuting orders of protections, adult and minor child adoptions, and other related domestic relations issues. We also handle some probate matters, including certain estate administrations, guardianships for minors and disabled adults, names changes, and basic estate planning and wills.

Civil Actions

The firm also handles other assorted civil related issues including, but not limited to, small claims actions, arbitration actions, civil suits, real estate closings, landlord-tenant matters, forcible entry and detainer (eviction) actions, and small business formation. We have also applied for federal and state registration of trademarks, servicemarks and copyrights.

Personal Injury

Brucker Law works with skilled personal injury attorneys. We will meet with you to evaluate your claim and referred you to such an attorney they believe is best suited for your needs.

Gene Carson Brucker will meet you with for an hour long initial consultation to discuss your issue. During that initial consultation, Attorney Brucker will discuss your unique legal matter and work out a pricing arrangement that reflects the complexity of the work involved. Brucker Law’s hourly rates are consistent with other attorneys in the area. In some matters, such as real estate closings or estate planning matters, Attorney Brucker will quote a flat fee. Contact the Staff at Brucker Law to learn more.

405 W. Front Street, Suite A
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 829-9400

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Brucker Law is located in the heart of downtown Bloomington, Illinois. Our office is directly North of the Grossinger Motors Coliseum, (formerly called the U.S. Cellular Coliseum), or two blocks west of the Law and Justice Center.

There is nearby on-street parking limited to 90 minutes. We also have a dedicated and marked client parking space on the east side of our building, between the two windows and labeled “Brucker Law Parking Only” Please be advised that sometimes there is a charge to park in this lot on Saturday mornings when events are occurring across the street.

Please feel free to call should you need further directions. We look forward to meeting with you.

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