Jennifer Mendel has joined Barnes & Thornburg’s Chicago office as a partner in the corporate department, specializing in trusts and estates law.

  • The firm said Mendel works with individuals and high net worth families on estate and business entity planning, including wealth transfer and taxes, asset protection, and trust and estate administration.
  • She joins Barnes & Thornburg from a Chicago trust and estate planning firm where she practiced for more than 10 years, according to the firm’s Sept. 9 announcement.