Bernard H. Owens III (Chip Owens)

Chip Owens routinely advises individuals, business owners, and businesses in his practice regarding legal issues. Chip's practice includes working with individuals to assist with their personal needs as well as companies of all sizes addressing various legal concerns. Chip's corporate practice typically includes corporate formation, transactional agreements, licensing, and compliance. By utilizing his business background, Chip is able to understand and offer legal solutions that address client's legal and business needs. Chip always enjoys discussing business and technology with clients and friends. He was born and raised in Rochelle, Illinois. When Chip is not at the office he enjoys various sports, camping and fishing, and enjoying the outdoors through national and state parks.

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate / Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Commercial Litigation


Valparaiso University School of Law, J.D.
Western Illinois University, M.B.A.
Western Illinois University, B.S. Finance


State of Illinois
State of Indiana
U.S. District Court – Northern District of Illinois
U.S. District Court – Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court – Southern District of Indiana