Maria Bourdeau is an associate in the Trusts and Estates Practice Group of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Maria focuses her practice on sophisticated estate and tax planning for high-net-worth individuals and families. She also advises clients on family wealth preservation, business succession planning, estate and trust administration, and charitable planning.
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), Mary Moers Wenig Student Writing Competition, Third Place Prize, "The Meek Shall Inherit the Earth with a Stepped-Up Basis"
Memberships & Affiliations
Middlebury Alumni Association, New York City Chapter
Deerfield Club of New York
Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
Member, Texas Bar Association
Admissions & Qualifications
- Not admitted to practice in New York
- 2018, Texas
- 2017, Massachusetts
- New York University School of LawLL.M., Taxation2020Dean's Graduate Scholar
- Notre Dame Law SchoolJ.D.cum laude2017Edward J. Kelly Memorial Prize in Elder Law
- Middlebury CollegeB.A., American Studiescum laude2012
Captain, Women's Ice Hockey Team