For over thirty years, Ronald Eisenberg has been assisting clients in matters of estate planning, estate and trust administration, intergenerational wealth transfers, taxation and charitable gift planning. He frequently handles cases for clients with specialized estate planning issues related to second marriages and clients with residences in two or more states. Ron also handles contested estate and trust matters, such as will contests, breach of fiduciary duty litigation, and representation of the beneficiaries of estates and trusts.
Ron has been Florida Bar Board Certified in Wills, Trusts & Estates since 2009. He is also AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell. Ron has been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers® magazine (2013-2016) for his work in estate and probate law.
Prior to joining Henderson Franklin in 2005, Ron was the chairman of the Estate Planning and Tax Department at a major law firm in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In Minnesota, he was named by local legal publications as a “Super Lawyer” and among the “Top 40” estate planning attorneys in the state. Ron is co-author of the Minnesota Estate Administration treatise and has written numerous articles on estate planning topics.
Ron and his wife, Gena, have two children, Aimee and Michael.
Ron is a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, the leading professional organization of estate planning attorneys, and one of only two active ACTEC fellows in Lee County. Even though Ron is located in Henderson Franklin’s Bonita Springs office, he frequently works on client matters in Naples and Fort Myers as well.
Ron is very active in the community. He is a member of the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Bonita and co-founded the South Fort Myers High School Band Boosters. Ron is a member of the Planned Giving Advisory Committee at Florida Gulf Coast University and a member of the Board of Visitors Mentor Program at Ave Maria School of Law. He also serves on the board of Stepping Forward Ministries, a charity dedicated to improving the lives of orphans in Romania.
Ron is a former member of the Naples Estate Planning Council and former board member of the Bonita Springs Community Fund of the Southwest Florida Community Foundation.