Jacob H. Calvert



  • New York University School of Law (J.D., 2017)
  • Seton Hall University (M.A., 2013),

    Museum Professions

  • Miami University of Ohio (B.A., 2005), cum laude,

    double major in Journalism and Zoology

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Jake is a member of Neal Gerber Eisenberg’s Private Wealth Services practice group. He focuses his practice on domestic and international wealth planning, trust administration, and trust and estate controversies.

Jake assists high net worth individuals and families with drafting and administering complex estate plans and with formulating and executing family business succession events.  He excels at assisting with the formation of tax-exempt organizations and advising private foundations and other exempt organizations about operations and obligations.

He is a member of the firm's Pro Bono Committee. Before becoming a lawyer, Jake worked in the Counsel’s Office of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and in the development offices of an educational foundation and a major private university. In law school, Jake was a Competitions Advocacy Editor for the Moot Court Board and Treasurer of the Art Law Society.

  • The Best Lawyers in America, recommended in “Trusts and Estates” since 2023

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • New York