PLEASE NOTE: Our office remains open and available to serve you during the COVID-19 crisis.

Toll Free: 866-670-1382
Phone: 618-216-5217
Bassett & Gabriel Law Office, P.C.
Offering exceptional client service in Wood River, Illinois.

Your Trusted Adviser

A family-owned firm in Madison County since 1957. Dedicated to helping people.

Estate Planning And Probate

Assisting you with creating a will, guardianship or power of attorney.


Why Do I Need A Will?

You can easily and affordably ensure your family will proceed as you wish.


Real Estate Law

Selling a property? We can draw up paperwork at a fraction of a realtor’s cost.


DUI And Other Traffic Offenses

We will defend you in court on traffic charges, including drunk driving and speeding.


Continuing A Tradition Of Quality

The founder of our firm, Merle Bassett, began practicing law in this community in 1957. He spent decades delivering quality legal advice and guidance to friends, neighbors and residents here. His daughter Renee Bassett-Butler later joined the practice and continues her father’s mission today in his memory.

Our Wood River, Illinois, office continues to have that family-like atmosphere. We offer a full range of legal services to people in Madison County and the surrounding area.

A Firm For All Of Your Legal Needs

Bassett & Gabriel Law Office, P.C., assists people with estate planning, such as wills and probate, as well as real estate and traffic offenses. We also have a history of being one of the few firms that have handled eminent domain matters in Madison County. We are the only area firm to offer legal representation to municipalities.

A varied practice allows our clients to come back to us for all of their legal needs, whenever they need trusted advice.

Find Out How We Can Help You

We strive to help clients in Madison County and the surrounding area resolve their legal issues. To find out how our lawyers can help you, contact us at 618-216-5217 (toll free at 866-670-1382) and schedule a free initial meeting.

Our Wood River office is open from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.