Robert N. Nash, Of Counsel
Nash Nash Bean & Ford, LLP

445 US Highway 6 East
Geneseo, IL 61254
TEL: (309) 944-2188

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About Nash Nash Bean & Ford, LLP

Nash Nash Bean & Ford, LLP is a firm focusing on estate planning, probate, trust administration and elder law issues. Based in Geneseo, IL, our mission is to provide residents of Geneseo and surrounding areas with quality estate planning resources, such as assistance with Living Trusts, Wills (simple & complex), Probate, Trust Administration, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Irrevocable Trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, and Charitable Giving. When you visit or call our office, we want you to feel comfortable discussing such an important issue concerning both you and your family. We want to arm you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your family's future. Visit our online Estate Planning Information Center to obtain timely, quality information on estate planning and related issues, including complimentary issues of our Special Reports and Estate Planning News articles. Residents of Geneseo and surrounding areas can register to attend our Estate Planning Seminars.

About Robert N. Nash, Of Counsel

Robert N. Nash is a partner in the law firm of Nash Nash Bean & Ford, LLP. The law firm has offices in Geneseo and Moline, Illinois and conference facilities available throughout Northwestern Illinois. Mr. Nash chose the estate and business planning arena because he believes it provides a positive force in his clients’ lives. He practices preventative, rather than remedial law. Robert Nash focuses on all aspects of estate planning, including estate, gift and income taxes, trust and probate administration, real estate, and business planning.


Mr. Nash has been a featured speaker and author for the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, an organization dedicated to providing continuing legal education for Illinois lawyers. He is an instructor for Continuing Education courses sponsored by the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys for CPAs, Financial Planners and Insurance Agents on estate planning and business succession planning. Mr. Nash has presented many private and public seminars on estate and business planning topics. He is admitted to practice before all courts of the State of Illinois and the U.S. Federal District Court, and has been in private practice since 1976.


Mr. Nash has received his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. Robert Nash received his Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana where he was a staff writer for the Law Review. He also completed his undergraduate work at the University of Illinois, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance magna cum laude. Mr. Nash is a member of the Henry County Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and a member and Fellow of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys.


Bob resides in Geneseo, Illinois, with his wife, Ginny. They have three children. He is active in his church and a member and past President of the Geneseo Rotary Club, past vice-chairman and member of the Hammond-Henry Hospital Board, and member of the Hammond-Henry Hospital Foundation Board of Directors. Bob enjoys kayaking and aviation. He is a licensed Private Pilot and a member of the Gen-Airport Association.

About the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys

The Academy is a national organization dedicated to promoting excellence in estate planning by providing its exclusive membership of attorneys with up-to-date research on estate and tax planning, educational materials, and other important resources to empower them to provide superior estate planning services. The Academy expects members to have at least 36 hours of legal education each year specifically in estate, tax, probate and/or elder law subjects. To ensure this goal is met, the Academy provides over 40 hours of continuing legal education each year. Since 1993, the Academy has also been a highly-regarded and sought-after resource for attorneys and consumers alike, and has been recognized by Consumer Reports, Suze Orman in her book, 9 Steps to Financial Freedom and numerous times by Money Magazine.