Robert J. Cochran came to the firm after a distinguished career in the banking industry. He has extensive experience in estate and financial planning, particularly in the areas of wills, trusts, and probate. Robert is a 1969 graduate of the University of Missouri School of Law.
Robert is active in the community serving on various boards and committees, including the Parkland College Foundation, Charles W. Christie Foundation, United Way of Champaign County Deferred Giving Committee, and the Provena Investment Committee.
Experience and Education
University of Missouri School of Law, J.D.: 1969
Iowa State University, Ames, IA, B.S.: 1963
Major: Math and Statistics
Bar admissions, Illinois: 1969
Trust school, Illinois Banker's Association
Mutual funds as trust investments, Kentucky Banker's Association
Bank Illinois Trust Company, President: 1995 - 1998
Champaign National Bank, Senior V.P. and Trust Officer: 1977 - 1995
Land of Lincoln:1998 - present
Published work: Trust Department Organization Article, IICLE
Legal Practice Areas
Estate and financial planning
Memberships and Associations
Illinois State Bar Association, member - 1969 to present
Parkland College Foundation, board member - 1979 to present
About Our Practice
Since 1974, locally owned Dodd & Maatuka has provided residents in the area with caring and professional legal services.
With over 100 years of combined experience, our highly trained and resourceful attorneys have the knowledge you can trust to assist you with all your legal matters.
We are proud members of the Illinois State Bar Association.