Renee M. Schoenberg

Renee M. Schoenberg

Of Counsel

Renee Schoenberg concentrates her practice in the areas of tax-exempt organizations, closely-held businesses and estate planning. Representative clients include donors of significant restricted and unrestricted charitable gifts; family and corporate private foundations; charitable, scientific and educational public charities; trade associations, social welfare organizations and other tax-exempt organizations; and numerous clients through DLA Piper's pro bono program, ranging from small local charities to very large national or internationally-active organizations and an agency of the United Nations. She received the American Bar Association's Pro Bono Publico Award in 2016 in recognition of her dedication to and success in providing legal services to the poor and disadvantaged.

Areas of FocusCorporateTaxInsurance
Bar admissionsIllinois
  • J.D., University of Michigan 1976
    cum laude
  • B.A., Northwestern University 1973
    Phi Beta Kappa
    with distinction


  • ABA 2016 Pro Bono Publico Award winner

Pro Bono

"2016 Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient: Renee M. Schoenberg," American Bar Association, August 6, 2016

Memberships And Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association (Former Secretary, Trust Law Executive Committee)