Juan D. Bendeck

Partner
jbendeck@hahnlaw.com 239.254.2909

Summary

Juan focuses his practice in estate planning, estate administration and asset protection planning. As an estate planning lawyer and a partner practicing in the Naples and Fort Myers offices of Hahn Loeser, he formulates and drafts tax-efficient estate plans for his clients, including more advanced and novel estate planning techniques geared toward lessening estate and gift tax liability.

Born in Spain, Juan is fluent in Spanish.

At Hahn Loeser

Juan helps his clients with the creation of entities such as corporations and limited liability companies for a variety of reasons, such as for a new business or for liability protection.

His practice includes the administration of complex wills and trusts. Additionally, Juan works with physicians and other professionals interested in asset protection planning.

Community

Juan has been chairman of the planning committee at Florida Gulf Coast University since 2015 and a member of the committee since 2014. He serves on the board of directors of the Southwest Florida Community Foundation and has been a member of the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce and the Southwest Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce since 2004. He also serves as chairman of the Planned Giving Committee of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida and is on the board of directors of Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida Inc. and the Florida Humanities Council. In addition, he is a member of the Council of Hispanic Business Professionals.

In 2008, Gulfshore Business magazine named Juan to its list of “40 Under 40.” This award is given to the most influential rising business stars in the Southwest Florida community. Juan and his wife, Enas, are one of the few couples to have ever both won the award.

Credentials

Education

University of Florida Graduate Tax Program, LL.M. in Taxation, August 1997

  • Honors and activities: Awarded Graduate Tax Program Fellowship

 

University of Florida College of Law, J.D., High Honors, December 1995

  • Honors and activities: Order of the Coif

 

University of Florida, B.S., Economics, Highest Honors, May 1992

  • Honors and activities: Beta Gamma Sigma; Phi Kappa Phi
Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association, Tax Section: member

 

Florida Bar Association, Tax, Estate Planning and International Sections: member

 

Collier County Bar Association: member

 

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida: board of directors

 

Florida Humanities Council: board of directors

 

Council of Hispanic Business Professionals: member

Bar Admissions

Admitted to the Florida Bar, 1996