Erin K. Mendez Joins Bodman
Bodman PLC is pleased to announce Erin K. Mendez has joined the firm’s High Net Worth Practice Group as a member in the Ann Arbor office.
Prior to joining Bodman, Mendez worked for nearly 20 years as a trust and estate administration officer in the wealth planning divisions of two major banks. Most recently, as vice president of the trust and investment group of a southeast Michigan bank, she managed over 200 accounts including conservatorships, retirement accounts, non-profit accounts, estates, and revocable and irrevocable trusts. She holds a certificate in probate and estate planning from the Institute of Continuing Legal Education. Her unique experience in this field further enhances Bodman’s strong High Net Worth practice.
She has extensive experience resolving complex issues involving real estate, closely held businesses, and various investments, which often arise in the context of estate and trust administration. Mendez holds a master of laws degree in taxation from Wayne State University and has helped clients devise and implement tax planning strategies and prepare Michigan and federal estate, gift, and fiduciary income tax returns.