Ryann Whalen is a trust and estates attorney with more than 28 years of experience counseling individuals, families, executives, and business owners on estate planning, trust administration, wealth transfer issues, charitable planning, and asset protection techniques. While Ryann works with a wide variety of clients, her expertise lies in the issues facing high-net-worth families, corporate executives, and business owners. She also represents individual and corporate executors, trustees, and guardians in estate, trust, and guardianship administration.

Ryann earned her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and her law degree from Marquette University.



Marquette University Law School

University of Wisconsin

Admissions – State

Professional & Civic

Professional Activities

Chicago Bar Association

Wisconsin State Bar Association

Serbian Bar Association; Past President

Community Involvement

Served on Parent Association Executive Committee at the Latin School of Chicago

Palm Springs International Film Festival, Board Member

News & Insights

Jump to Page

McDonald Hopkins uses cookies on our website to enhance user experience and analyze website traffic. Third parties may also use cookies in connection with our website for social media, advertising and analytics and other purposes. By continuing to browse our website, you agree to our use of cookies as detailed in our updated Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.