Practice and Industry Groups

Aimee E. Dreiss

Associate Houston

* Currently licensed only in Illinois.

Ms. Dreiss counsels clients regarding qualified retirement plans, health and welfare plans and executive compensation plans. She assists clients with voluntary IRS and DOL qualified plan correction programs, and applications for tax-qualification status. Ms. Dreiss advises employers on federal and state income tax and employment tax matters, and advises employers on Health Care Reform compliance and transition planning issues. She has experience representing clients on employee benefits issues in mergers and acquisitions, and counseling plan fiduciaries regarding ERISA fiduciary liability and benefit claim issues.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Worldwide Employee Benefits Network (WEB)
  • Legal Prep Charter Academies, Associate Board President


  • C4CM Audio Conference - ''Workplace Wellness Programs and Federal Taxes: Are You Compliant?'' - July 10, 2013
  • Ms. JD's Third Annual Conference on Women in the Law: Avenues to Advancement - ''The Indispensable Junior Associate'' - Chicago - November 21, 2009

Published Works


Our Insights


Media Quotes

January 07, 2015 - - "Mandatory Retirement Savings Program Begins in Illinois"
August 2012 - The Federal Lawyer - "Key Employee Benefits Issues Affecting Severance Arrangements"