chicago office

Complimentary Auction Estimates

Schedule an Appointment

Phone: 312.334.4208


1338 West Lake Street

Chicago, Illinois 60607

Email Photos and Description

We accept email requests for estimates if they include

• At least 3 photos

• Detailed description

• Details on signatures or marks

Please email requests to

Upcoming Appraisal Days

•  March 26 | Indianapolis, Indiana (Jewelry, Timepieces, Fine Art and Fine Furniture, Decorative Arts and Silver)

•  April 16 | Hinsdale, Illinois (Jewelry)

•  April 23 | Grand Rapids, Michigan (Jewelry, Fine Art and Modern Design)

•  May 15 | Chicago, Illinois (Fine Art, Jewelry, Books and Fine Furniture, Decorative Arts and Silver)

•  May 28 | Cleveland, Ohio ((Jewelry, Books and Fine Art)

Seeking Consignments

Chicago Team

Molly Gron

Molly Gron

Senior Director of Business Development

Katelynn Matusik

Katelyn Matusik

Estates and Appraisals Manager


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Leslie Hindman Auctioneers headquarters in Chicago, Illinois operates as the central office and saleroom, conducting the majority of the firm’s auctions both live and online. The Chicago office serves the Midwest region, with an emphasis on Illinois, Michigan, Indiana and Ohio.

Upcoming Auctions

Asian Works of Art

Monday, March 25 | 10am CT

Spring Fine Art Selections

Online Only on Live Auctioneers

Wednesday, March 27 | 10am CT


Online Only on Live Auctioneers

Thursday, March 28 | 10am CT

648 asian works of art

Asian Works of Art

Online Only on Live Auctioneers

Friday, March 29 | 10am CT

Trust and Estate Services

Estate settlement is a meticulous and multi-faceted process. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers provides executors, fiduciaries and beneficiaries throughout the country with confidential and customized appraisals and disposition services. All appraisals are prepared fully in accordance with USPAP guidelines and meet all current requirements set forth by the IRS.

We recognize that each client and appraisal situation is unique and often involves multiple asset categories and residences. Our Trusts and Estates department offers services that are tailored to meet our clients’ timelines and specifications.

Our specialists offer complimentary walk-through services with the goal of providing an accurate representation of each items’ value based on the current auction market. A detailed proposal outlining the manner in which a sale will be conducted from the initial value assessment to removal of the property and settlement is provided to all parties involved.

Appraisal Services

Our exceptional team of specialists regularly appraises property by analyzing market trends and conducting comprehensive research. Specialists evaluate thousands of objects each year for auction, allowing them to closely monitor the nuances of the current market.

Professional appraisals are prepared for estate tax, gift tax, charitable contribution, insurance and for equitable distribution purposes.

  • Estate Tax
  • Gift Tax
  • Charitable Contribution
  • Insurance
  • Appraisals for Corporate Valuation Needs

Our trust and estates department recognizes that each client and appraisal situation is unique and often involves multiple asset categories and residences. Fees for appraisals are determined by the number of specialists, hours involved and the necessary travel and expenses. Our competitive fees are negotiated based upon the express needs of each client and are competitive within the marketplace.

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