Joseph C. F. Willuweit


Joseph C. F. Willuweit

Associate Attorney
Chicago, Illinois
Mr. Willuweit concentrates his practice in mental health law and confidentiality, risk management, health care law, professional licensure, and guardianship and probate matters.
Prior to Monahan Law Group, Mr. Willuweit completed internships in the general counsel's office at both a Chicago-based hospital and a national healthcare professional association, in addition to the city of Chicago. Further, he volunteered at the Pro Se Adult Guardianship Help Desk for the Cook County Circuit Court. 
Mr. Willuweit received his J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where he served as Senior Editor of the Annals of Health Law and was involved with the Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy including planning and coordinating the 2015 Access to Health Field Study in McAllen, Texas. He received his undergraduate degrees from Loyola University Chicago where he graduated from the Interdisciplinary Honors Program and was active in the Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity. 

Areas of Practice

  • Mental Health & Confidentiality Law
  • Community Based Services
  • Health Care Law
  • Risk Management
  • Elder Law
  • Guardianship
  • Estate and Trust Administration and Probate Litigation
  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • Juris Doctor
    • Honors: Certificate in Health Law
    • Law Journal: Annals of Health Law, Senior Editor
    • Law Journal: Annals of Health Law, Member
  • Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    • Bachelor of Arts cum laude
    • Honors: Interdisciplinary Honors Program
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: History
    • Major: Communication Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Chicago Bar Association, 2016 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys, 2014 - Present