Notable Women in Law: Jennifer Olk

Class of 2022

Jennifer Olk is a partner at the Milwaukee office of Husch Blackwell LLP with more than two decades of experience in estate planning and administration. She specializes in the preparation and administration of tailored estate plans to protect clients’ assets and provide a suitable structure for transferring wealth to future generations.

Olk advises clients on techniques to preserve, enhance and extend their wealth, including estate plans to minimize transfer taxes and maximize protection from creditors. She also advises owners of closely held businesses in succession planning and ownership structures and is adept at developing sophisticated estate planning vehicles tailored to the distinct needs of her clients, according to chief executive officer Paul Eberle. 

She has experience in organizing and developing succession plans for corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships. Her broader private wealth practice addresses challenges that clients face with respect to estate planning and administration, including marital and community property, private foundations, charitable giving and tax planning.