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BBB Accredited Business since

CLA Estate Services, Inc.

Additional Locations

Phone: (312) 475-0860 Fax: (888) 499-0888 View Additional Phone Numbers 920 S Spring St, Springfield, IL 62704

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BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that CLA Estate Services, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

BBB Complaint Information

Find aggregate BBB complaint information for CLA Estate Services, Inc.. BBB serving Dallas and Northeast Texas has the full report as that BBB handles all complaints for CLA Estate Services, Inc..

Additional Information

BBB file opened: February 12, 2004 Business started: 01/01/1984 Business started locally: 01/01/1984 Business incorporated 04/01/1998 in TX
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Illinois Department of Insurance
100 W. Randolph St. Suite 9-301, Chicago IL 60601
Phone Number: (312) 814-2420

Securities & Exchange Commission
175 West Jackson Blvd., Chicago IL 60604
Phone Number: (312) 353-7390

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. John Long, Vice President Mr. Jeb Bradshaw, President-CLA USA, Inc. Mr. Charles Loper Jr., Founder & Chairman Mr. Olaf Turek, General Counsel
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. John Long, Vice President
Customer Contact: Mr. Olaf Turek, General Counsel
Number of Employees


Business Category

Estate Planning & Management Financial Planning Consultants Insurance Services Residential Property Managers (NAICS: 531311)

Alternate Business Names

This company is in an industry that may require licensing, bonding or registration in order to lawfully do business. The Bureau encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

Products & Services

This company offers estate planning & management services, financial planning services and insurance services.


BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.