Stamford, Conn., January 1, 2016 – Day Pitney is pleased to announce that the merger with Florida-based law firm Chapin, Ballerano & Cheslack has closed, allowing the firm to expand its East Coast presence.
The seven attorneys joining Day Pitney’s Trusts and Estates and Corporate practices-- James A. Ballerano, Jr., Brian Cheslack, Robert Chapin, Stanley Greene, Jay L. Kauffman, Jay D. Mussman and Brian E. Thompson-- will work of out of the existing Delray Beach and Boca Raton offices.
"The addition of the talented Chapin Ballerano & Cheslack attorneys will help us better serve our existing Florida clients and allow us to expand our clientele and capabilities in the Florida market," said Trusts and Estates Chair Gregory Hayes. "Our clients are increasingly interested in taking advantage of Florida’s tax-friendly environment."
Day Pitney’s prestigious Trusts and Estates practice has 60 attorneys, making it one of the largest and most sophisticated trusts and estates practices in the country.
On March 14, Dina Kapur Sanna spoke on a panel, "Nuts and Bolts of Domesticating Foreign Trust Structures," at the 15th Annual International Estate Planning Institute, hosted by the New York State Bar Association and chaired by Warren Whitaker.
On March 14, Emily Belfer will be speaking at the Yeshivat Chovevei Torah (YCT) Disabilities Seminar.
On March 8, Scott Beach will participate in a panel presentation entitled "Family Office Megatrends" at the 2019 Family Office Association (FOA) National Summit in Palm Beach, FL.
At the Family Office Association's Miami Retreat on January 29, Scott Beach moderated a session with Brian Batson, a partner with Krupin Partners, a firm based in Beverly Hills that specializes in insurance solutions for high-net-worth individuals and family office principals/executives.
On January 16, Dina Kapur Sanna will be speaking on a panel, "Lose the Fear of the Foreign – Practical Planning Strategies," at the 53rd Annual Heckerling Institute.
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