Gina Oderda is counsel in Willkie’s Private Wealth Group. She is based in the Firm's Chicago office. 

Her practice focuses on estate and tax planning for high-net-worth individuals, estate and trust administration, charitable planning, and planning for family-owned businesses.  She has extensive experience in wealth transfer planning, family business governance and succession planning, and the oversight and administration of trusts, estates, and charitable organizations.


Prior to joining Willkie, Gina was a partner at a major law firm and a wealth strategist at a multi-family office.

Gina is a member of the Chicago Estate Planning Council and the Lyric Opera’s Planned Giving Advisory Council.

  • Chapter Co-Author, ”Estate Administration Fundamentals,” Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2022



Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2010 Menlo College, B.A., 2006

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