Boston, Mass. November 11, 2015 – Day Pitney is pleased to announce Leiha Macauley, a partner in Day Pitney’s Individual Clients Practice, has been selected as a 2015 Boston Rising Star by The National Law Journal.
The selection of the 2015 Boston Rising Stars was made by an independent judging panel composed of public interest lawyers, law professors, general counsel, legal consultants, and private attorneys. The nominees were scored on several key measures including development of the law; advocacy and community contributions; service to the bar; and peer and public recognition, according to the publication.
“Macauley takes the title of ‘trusted advisor’ seriously,” says the profile in The National Law Journal. “Focusing her practice on estate planning and wealth management, she is an advisor and a mentor to multigenerational families and empowers them to take ownership over their own family legacies.”
“I can’t think of anyone more deserving than Leiha. She has used her talent to impact Boston’s legal community, and is one of our leaders,” said Stanley A. Twardy, Managing Partner of Day Pitney.Macauley advises on all aspects of estate, gift and charitable planning, closely held businesses, administration of estates and trusts, and fiduciary litigation. She is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, and is a co-founder of the Greater Boston Fiduciary American Inn of Court. She is also co-Chair of the Boston Bar Association 2014-2015 Trusts & Estates Section, and Chair of the Boston Bar Foundation Investment Committee. She served as a past managing partner of Day Pitney’s Boston office.
On November 13, Carl Merino co-presented on "Acquiring U.S. or UK Real Estate" at the U.S./UK Tax and Estate Planning Conference, sponsored by Frank Hirth and held in London, UK.
Dina Kapur Sanna spoke at International Trust and Estate Planning 2018, a program presented by American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) and held in San Francisco, CA.
On October 24, Aaron Kriss will be speaking on a panel, entitled "Onboarding a New International Client," at the 13th Annual Delaware Trust Conference, presented by the Delaware Bankers Association and the Delaware Financial Education Alliance.
On October 17, Day Pitney LLP's Individual Clients Department and Family Office Practice hosted "Investing in Art," a private, invitation-only program in the firm's ongoing Family Office Investing Series, held at the Downtown Harvard Club of Boston.
Partner Dina Kapur Sanna will be speaking on "Suitable Investment Structures for International Clients" at the Family Office and Private Wealth Management Forum LATAM, which will be held in Miami, FL on October 17
Darren Wallace was quoted in an article, "Paul Allen's $26 Billion Estate Will Take Years to Unravel," published by Bloomberg.
On October 3, Day Pitney LLP and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), Northeast Chapter – Women's Initiative co-presented a program, "The Power of Women with Wealth," held at Day Pitney's Boston office.
Partner Leigh A. Newman has been selected by the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford to receive the Jewish Federations of North America's 2019 Kipnis-Wilson/Friedland Award.
Day Pitney has been named a finalist in the category of "Accounting, CPA or Law Firms Serving Family Offices" for the 2018 Family Wealth Alliance Best in the Industry Awards.
Tom Goldberg and Scott Beach were quoted in an article, "Day Pitney Lawyers Bullish About Stamford Move," published by the Stamford Advocate.