Gabriela M. Minotti, JD, MBA
Legal Counsel | Tax & Estate Planning Consultant
Gabriela Minotti is the Legal Counsel for Minotti Financial Group providing consultations in both the areas of law and tax, with an additional focus on business planning, ERISA employee benefit plans, and estate planning services for individuals, families, and businesses.
At a young age, Gabriela knew she wanted to work in the legal field after growing up watching her Cuban grandfather practice law in the area of international tax. She was attracted to law because of its problem solving aspects and the opportunity to help others.
Prior to joining Minotti Financial Group, Gabriela served as an Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Chicago’s Law Department where she advised client departments as to best practices for operational efficiency, and proposed policies to ensure compliance with applicable laws. She also reviewed contracts for various City departments including the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection. Prior to this experience, Gabriela worked for the Chicago Park District, Illinois Attorney General’s Office, Northern District of Illinois Bankruptcy Court and United States Attorney’s Office, among others.
Gabriela graduated from Northwestern University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Policy. She earned her Law Degree (JD) and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) Degree from Loyola University Chicago. Gabriela belongs to a variety of professional associations including the Chicago Bar Association, American Bar Association, Hispanic Legal Association and The Lawyers Club of Chicago. She is licensed in Illinois, Indiana, District of Columbia and California. She is also admitted to the bars in the United States District Court at the Northern District of Illinois and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. In addition to being Business Counsel for Minotti Financial Group, Gabriela likes going to Broadway shows, running and enjoying time with family.
*Gabriela Minotti is not affiliated with Woodbury Financial Services, Inc.
**Gabriela Minotti provides tax information, not tax advice. Gabriela conducts individual consultative conversations, webinars and papers on specific topics.