Juli D. Dreifuss

Juli D. Dreifuss

Associate
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312.521.2612
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312.521.2512

Overview

Juli advises clients on tax planning and the integration of estate plans and corporate structures, with an eye toward transferring wealth and business interests in a tax-efficient manner. Keeping their objectives in mind, Juli advises clients on developing strategies using gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax planning. She has experience in all aspects of estate and tax planning including the drafting and execution of sophisticated legal documents.

While in law school, Juli was a member of the Chicago-Kent Law Review and Student Animal Legal Defense Fund. She also served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Jill McNulty, Appellate Court of Illinois, in 2006.

Credentials

Education

Chicago-Kent College of Law
J.D., 2008
University of Michigan
B.B.A., 2005, cum laude

Bar Admissions

Illinois

Professional Organizations

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Chicago Estate Planning Council

Community

Juli focuses her public service efforts on animal welfare and has helped incorporate several animal related non-profit organizations. Her work was rewarded with the Animal Defense Legal Defense Fund 2011 Advancement in Animal Law Pro Bono Achievement Award. 

She is also a member of the Chicago Community Trust Young Professional Advisory Committee. 

 

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Accolades

  • Leading Lawyers Network–Emerging Lawyers, Tax Law: Individual and Trust, Will & Estate Planning Law, 2015-2018
  • Illinois Super Lawyers–Rising Stars, 2016-2018
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