March 20, 2013
Quarles & Brady LLP announced the addition of Ruth A. Pivar of counsel, to the firm's substantial Chicago-office trusts and estates practice group. She was previously with Ungaretti & Harris LLP. Pivar focuses on estate planning for entrepreneurial and family business clients, specifically advising clients in the areas of transfer tax, charitable giving, dependent parent/child planning, insurance and retirement planning. She earned her law degree from Marquette University Law School and her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.