Robert Mendenhall, J.D., LL.M.
Vice President, Tax & Estate Planning
As part of the Tax & Estate Planning Team, Robert works closely with clients and their investment advisor to identify solutions that address clients' overall wealth planning needs. Once clients have a clear understanding of their planning needs, he focuses on helping clients and their professional advisors implement the selected solutions.
Robert is a lawyer with several years of experience. Before coming to Richardson GMP, Robert worked at other financial institutions advising clients on trust, estate, and tax planning. Prior to that, he was a partner in a law firm. Robert obtained his Juris Doctor from the College of Law, University of Saskatchewan. Later, he obtained a Masters of Law degree from J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University.
Robert has advanced his interests in wealth and estate planning by completing significant course work in tax and wealth preservation. Robert is a trained mediator and has actively mediated for the courts for many years. He has also completed training as a family business advisor and has facilitated succession planning sessions with families.
Robert belongs to the following professional associations: Law Societies of Alberta and Saskatchewan, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Canadian Tax Foundation and the Canadian Bar Association.