Jennifer A. Mendel is an associate focusing her practice in the areas of trusts and estates, asset protection, and trust and estate administration. Her trusts and estates experience includes estate, gift, generation-skipping transfer tax and business succession planning, the preparation of core estate plan documents, intentionally defective grantor trusts, gift trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, family limited liability companies, and international asset protection trusts, and the preparation of fiduciary tax returns. Her estate administration experience includes intestate and testate probate administrations, small estate administrations, and guardianships.
Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, with a minor in Economics, from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver College of Law.
Jennifer is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, and the Chicago Estate Planning Council. She is a past co-chair of the Chicago Bar Association YLS Estate Planning Committee.