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Steven L. Baerson

Of Counsel


Cornell University Law School, J.D., 1992

Indiana University Kelly School of Business, B.S., 1989, high distinction



As Of Counsel with SmithAmundsen, Steven helps clients with estate planning, estate and trust administration, estate, gift and generation skipping transfer tax, income tax and the representation of closely held businesses. His experience extends to personal and family tax planning for entrepreneurs, professionals, executives and closely-held business owners.

Memberships & Involvement

  • Member: Federal Tax Committee of the Chicago Bar Association; Chicago Estate Planning Council
  • Board of Directors: Ravinia Green Employee Assistance Fund
  • Past Treasurer: American Brain Tumor Association

Presentations & Events

  • Practical GRATs
    Client Seminar, December 9, 2010