Fifteen Trusts & Estates attorneys from Day Pitney LLP have received recognition in the 2018 Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) Guide*, a Chambers and Partners publication specifically aimed at the international private wealth market. The guide covers private wealth management work and related areas around the world, featuring in-depth editorial about the leading lawyers and law firms for wealthy individuals and families.
Day Pitney was again ranked in the Chambers HNW Guide for Private Wealth Law in the USA: Eastern Region, and in the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York. The firm garnered Band 1 rankings in Connecticut and Massachusetts. This year, the firm was also recognized for the first time for Private Wealth Law in New Jersey.
According to Chambers, one client said "They really provide a great service. They are very responsive, thorough and timely with the product that comes back to me." A wealth professional added that "The firm is very client-centric and it has some extraordinary people."
Fifteen attorneys were ranked in their respective states, including six attorneys who received Band 1 rankings. Three Day Pitney attorneys were also ranked for Private Wealth Law Nationwide in the United States. The lawyers recognized are listed below:
Leila E. Dal Pos, Private Wealth Law – Massachusetts
B. Dane Dudley, Private Wealth Law – Connecticut
Steven M. Fast, Private Wealth Law – Connecticut
Keith Bradoc Gallant, Private Wealth Law – Connecticut
Christiana N. Gianopulos, Private Wealth Law – Connecticut
Gregory A. Hayes, Private Wealth Law – Connecticut
Leiha Macauley, Private Wealth Law – Nationwide, Private Wealth Law – Massachusetts
Angela Titus McEwan, Private Wealth Law – New Jersey
David L. Silvian, Private Wealth Law – Massachusetts
Richard D. Sanders, Private Wealth Law – New Jersey
Dina Kapur Sanna, Private Wealth Law – Nationwide, Private Wealth Law – New York
Darren M. Wallace, Private Wealth Law – Connecticut
Barbara Freedman Wand, Private Wealth Law – Massachusetts
G. Warren Whitaker, Private Wealth Law – Nationwide, Private Wealth Law – New York
Stephen Ziobrowski, Private Wealth Law – Massachusetts
*Chambers High Net Worth results are issued by Chambers and Partners. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.
Barbara Freedman Wand spoke at a program, "The Philanthropy Talk: How Do I Do It...and Why Do I Have To?," presented by The Boston Foundation in partnership with The Philanthropic Initiative, Massachusetts Society of CPAs, and the Boston Estate Planning Council.
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Warren Whitaker and Edda Santiago spoke at a joint meeting of the New York Center for Financial Studies and the New York City Chapter of the Society of Financial Services Professionals on the topic of "International Estate Planning."
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.
Day Pitney's Family Office and Trusts and Estates practices have been shortlisted in two categories, "Best Private Client Law Firm" and "Best Trusts and Estates Division," for the 2019 Private Asset Management Awards.
Day Pitney's Family Office and Trusts and Estates practices have been shortlisted in the "Legal Team of the Year" private client category for the 2019 Family Wealth Report Awards.
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.