Gini L. Hendrickson

Senior Attorney

Gini L. Hendrickson

Location: Madison

Location: Milwaukee

T: 608.441.5741 / 414.225.1417

F: 414.278.3617

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Assistant: Dawn Riegel

T: 414.225.7505


  • Fellows of the Wisconsin Law Foundation (2018)
  • Outstanding Adjunct Instructor (2008)
  • National Political Science Honor Society (1998)
  • Wisconsin Women in Government Scholarship Award (1997 & 1998)


  • Western New England School of Law, (in progress), LL.M., Estate Planning/Taxation
  • J.D., Pace University (2002)
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, Honors: University Scholar Distinction (1998)


Gini Hendrickson is a member of the Corporate and Labor and Employment teams at Davis|Kuelthau. Her practice primarily focuses on business law, tax, estate planning, probate and trust administration, real estate for businesses and individuals, and business succession planning for family-owned businesses. Additionally, she provides legal assistance to clients in the creation of non-profit entities such as 501(c)3 organizations as well as corporate and family foundations.

In estate planning, Gini helps individuals, couples and families prepare solid estate plans to meet clients’ goals and address concerns including care of minor children, special needs trusts, second and subsequent marriages (including marital property agreements) and general estate planning updates. In litigation matters, she handles issues regarding fiduciary duties and breach of fiduciary responsibilities, competency matters, ambiguous wording of documents, contested wills and trusts, beneficiary responsibilities and IRS dispute resolution.

In addition to Brookfield and Milwaukee, Gini can be reached by appointment at our Madison office located at 10 East Doty Street, Suite 800. Gini’s Madison phone number is 608.441.5741.


Illinois (Provisional Admission), 2019

United States Tax Court, 2019

Wisconsin, 2002

U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2003

Fellows of American Bar Association, Inductee (2019)

Rotary Club of Madison-Downtown, Member (2018)

Madison Benefits Council, Board of Directors (2018)

American Inns of Court, Member (2016-Present)

ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law section - Litigation, Ethics and Malpractice Committee, Member (2016-Present)

ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law section - Probate & Fiduciary Litigation Committee, Member (2016-Present)

Madison Estate Council, Board Member (2016-Present)

A Fund For Women - Advisory Board, Member (2014-2018)

State Bar of Wisconsin, Member

Dane County Bar Association, Member

American Bar Association, Member

American Bar Association - Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, Member (2013-Present)

Forum for Women Estate Counselors, Member (2013-Present)

Wisconsin Planned Giving Council, Member (2014-Present)

Madison Estate Planning Council, Member (2013-Present)

Community Involvement

Will for Heroes, Volunteer (2014-Present)

Fox Valley Estate Planning Council, Member (2004-2008)

Former Professional Advisor, Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region