Grant is a partner at HMB and a member of the firm’s Private Client, Trusts and Estates Group. He focuses his practice on estate planning, estate settlement and trust administration.
Grant helps clients address issues with estate and gift tax, wealth transfers, asset protection and charitable gifts. He works with small business owners, corporate and individual fiduciaries, families and individuals and has deep experience in the administration of trusts and estates from both legal and business perspectives.
Prior to joining HMB, Grant worked at another Chicago firm in matters relating to succession planning for closely held business and trust and estate planning and administration. Before entering the practice of law, Grant worked at a nationally recognized trust company administering trusts and estates.
Real-World Counsel for Creating a Legacy
Clients rely on Grant’s strength as a negotiator and planner to build estate plans that align with their current, long-term and succession goals.
Indiana University, B.S. in Finance
DePaul University, J.D.
For many individuals, IRAs, qualified plans and life insurance policies make up a large percentage of their overall net worth. Yet many individuals invest in these assets knowing they may never personally benefit from them during their lifetime. Because of this, much of the value of these assets will pass to other individuals, most often other family members. While simply…
Grant Hendricks and Adam Novak of The Northern Trust Company presented to the CBA on 11/7/2017. They discussed the Illinois directed trust statue and its underlying complications.…
Two key takeaways from this presentation: The disclosure of information can be as useful of a risk management tool as any. A client who understands how a corporate fiduciary will interact with all parties will have a more positive experience.…
Chicago, IL December 12, 2019 HMB Legal Counsel, a preeminent provider of legal services in Business and Finance, State and Local Tax, Trusts and Estates, Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors' Rights, Real Estate and Litigation announced that three associate attorneys were elevated to partner. Grant R. Hendricks Grant is a member of the firm's Private Client, Trusts and Estates Group. He…
Trustees may have difficulties determining whether to make distributions when the grantor’s intentions are unclear.