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Jared L. Dodd advises ultra-high-net-worth families on complex trust and estate planning strategies with the goals of facilitating long-term succession and preserving wealth on a tax efficient basis. He works with clients to develop strategies designed to minimize estate, income, generation-skipping, and gift taxes. He provides counsel on estate planning instruments including wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, and powers of attorney. Additionally, Jared advises business owners on succession plans to help them transfer or exit their business.



  • Graduate Tax Intern, Committee on Ways and Means, Tax & Oversight, U.S. House of Representatives, 2015

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America
    • "Ones to Watch," Trusts and Estates, 2021-2024
    • "Ones to Watch," Trusts and Estates Litigation, 2021-2024
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, “Rising Stars,” 2021
  • Member, Chicago Estate Planning Council, 2021-Present
    • Annual Outing Committee, 2022-Present
    • Welcoming Committee, 2022-Present
  • Member, Estate Planning Council of St. Louis, 2019-2022
    • Chairperson, Young Professionals Committee, 2020-2022
    • Board Member, 2020-2022


  • J.D., cum laude, University of Georgia, 2016
  • B.S.B.A., Accounting, Saint Louis University, 2013
  • Illinois
  • Missouri