Chadbourne’s Trusts and Estates team assists clients from all over the world in developing sophisticated and comprehensive estate plans that are efficiently structured for gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax purposes, while also meeting personal goals and honoring family values. We serve a wide variety of clients and customarily assist in the preparation of estate planning documents, such as wills and trust agreements, negotiation of prenuptial and separation agreements, structuring of charitable giving, counseling of public and private charities, implementation of private trust structures and representation of fiduciaries in estate and trust administration. Our Trusts and Estates team also has significant experience in handling international estate planning issues, such as counseling non-US clients on the most advantageous ownership structure of US assets for US estate tax purposes and on the administration and domestication of foreign trusts.
Our Trusts and Estates team works closely with our Private Clients group in order to ensure that our clients’ estate plans complement the ownership structures of their privately-held businesses, investments and other assets.
Jeffrey Robins concentrates on domestic and international tax as well as trust and estate planning for high net worth individuals and families. The clients he represents include international owners of successful multinational businesses and their international and U.S. family members, U.S....