Attorney Susan S. Adkins

Susan S. Adkins

Practice Areas

  • Trust and Estate Administration
  • Wealth Transfer and Estate Planning



Susan S. Adkins practices law in the areas of estate planning and estate administration. Sue has handled various facets of trust and estate plan documentation, trust funding and administration. Sue is a graduate of Wheaton College and DePaul College of Law.

As a previous small business owner, Sue has a practical approach to her practice. After graduation from law school, Sue worked as an associate attorney at the Law Office of Robert J. Ross until the end of 1993. At the same time she began managing a real estate development company in St. Charles, Illinois. In the late 1990s, Sue joined her husband in establishing their own law firm and she also became associated with the estate and trust law firm of Huck & Brisske, LLC in Wheaton. In 2000, she joined Huck Bouma and has been a member of their estate planning and estate administration groups.

Sue now works part time as she balances work and raising her three sons in Wheaton. Sue has resided in Wheaton since 1995 with her husband, Russ, also an attorney with Huck Bouma PC. Sue enjoys running, movies and time with her family.


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1991
  • Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1988
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Professional Associations

  • DuPage County Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois Bar Association, Member