Janet L. Hennig

Janet L. Hennig

“The level of experience and expertise at HSK is simply unmatched.”

Janet L. Hennig concentrates her practice in the area of estates and trusts. She has over 25 years of experience in fiduciary matters, including estate planning, probate administration, guardianships, the preparation of estate tax returns and of trust and estate income tax returns, and advising trustees and executors as to their duties.

Key Experience

Janet served as Vice President and Attorney for National City Bank (now PNC Bank, N.A.) for 18 years where she worked with outside counsel in drafting various estate planning documents, including Wills, revocable and irrevocable trust agreements, charitable lead and remainder trust agreements and special needs trust agreements and advised trust officers and estate settlement officers on various fiduciary issues. Prior to her employment at National City Bank, Janet was an associate at Baker & Hostetler, where she drafted complex estate planning documents and worked on the administration of large estates.

While attending graduate school and law school, Janet worked for the Cuyahoga County Auditor’s Office where she audited Ohio estate tax returns, which included the valuation of closely-held business interests, and worked in the trust income tax and probate areas of Union Commerce Bank (now Huntington Bank).

Admitted to Practice:

State of Ohio, April 1986


Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
Juris Doctor, 1985
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
Master of Business Administration, 1984
Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio
Bachelor of Science, 1977

Past and Present Professional Organizations:

American Bar Association
Ohio Bar Association
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
Lake County Bar Association

Community Service:

Music Mentors (Mentor Schools music booster organization)
Former Second Vice President
Former Secretary

For more information, please contact jhennig@hsklawyers.com.

Legal Assistant:

Tiffany Luthanen: tiffany@hsklawyers.com