Jennifer J. Goldfaden is an associate focusing her practice in the areas of estate and wealth transfer planning, asset protection, trust and estate administration and Federal and state taxation. Her estate and wealth planning experience includes sophisticated tax and business succession planning, the preparation of estate plan documents, dynastic trusts and other irrevocable trust agreements, closely-held family entities, and charitable planning. Jennifer’s tax preparation experience includes estate, gift, fiduciary, individual and partnership returns.


  • Best Lawyers in America – “Ones to Watch” Trust and Estates (2024)

Jennifer was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2017 – 2021 and a Best Lawyers, Ones to Watch for 2021 and 2022.

Jennifer is a Young Professionals Board Member for the Center for Disability and Elder Law, Secretary of the Board of Directors of the La Rabida Children’s Hospital Foundation and a member of the Chicago Estate Planning Council.



University of Illinois, J.D., 2013 Indiana University, B.A., 2010

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 2013