Kristine Bouaichi begins a new leadership role as a new managing partner at Ice Miller LLP on January 1, 2019.
Kristine’s primary practice concentrations are in trust and estate planning and administration, wealth succession counseling and charitable giving. She works as the estate planning member of business succession teams to develop strategies that maximize the transfer of wealth to successive generations within a client's stated objectives. In addition, she consults with clients about integrating retirement plan benefits and other complex assets into their estate plans.
“At Ice Miller, we are striving to build a legacy of exceptional service that will carry over for generations to come,” said Steve Humke, chief managing partner of Ice Miller. “Not only does Kristine bring her Trust, Estates and Private Wealth Practice experience to the Firm’s management team, but also a unique perspective, garnered from various internal committee and external service involvement, that is an invaluable contribution to the Firm’s leadership. As a member of our management team, Kristine will help the Firm continue to foster innovation and provide the best possible legal services to our clients.”
Kristine's leadership has been instrumental in many areas of the Firm. She has served as chair of the Trusts, Estates and Private Wealth Group and is a past member of the Diversity, Retirement Plan and Professional Development Committees. She also chaired the Women's Initiative Steering Committee.
Kristine works as the estate planning member of business succession teams to develop strategies that maximize the transfer of wealth to successive generations within a client's stated objectives.
A managing partner is nominated by the chief managing partner and ratified by the partners of the Firm. Kristine joins a diverse management team including Steve Humke, who was re-elected for a second term as chief managing partner; fellow new managing partner Michael Jordan; returning managing partner Judy Okenfuss; and Marilee Springer, new chair of the Firm’s strategic planning committee.
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