Jessica helps clients articulate their wealth transfer objectives and implement estate plans that meet their financial, familial, business, and tax goals. She advises clients on all aspects of estate planning, including wills and trusts, lifetime gift planning, estate administration, and charitable planning.
Jessica has experience advising family offices and multi-generational families as well as corporate fiduciaries. Jessica regularly assists clients with trust modifications, including trust decantings and nonjudicial settlement agreements, and prenuptial agreements. Jessica has also worked with clients to create investment entities and charitable foundations.
Jessica formerly advised companies on corporate governance and acquisition matters, which gives her insight into the issues facing clients whose assets include business interests.
Prior to joining Schiff Hardin, Jessica was an associate in the Minneapolis office of an international law firm, where she had also served as a summer associate.