|(L to R): Glynis Ritchie (Day Pitney); Barbara Freedman Wand (Day Pitney);
Nicole Peterkin (Peterkin Financial); and Beth Milkovits (Brown Brothers Harriman).
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. Nearly 40 attendees, including general counsel from Greater Boston, participated in a conversation about how women are accumulating wealth and, in turn, investing in themselves, each other, their communities and their families.
The discussion was led by panelists Beth Milkovits, Vice President at Brown Brothers Harriman and Ambassador for the BBH Center for Women & Wealth; Nicole Peterkin, CEO of Peterkin Financial, Treasurer of the Boston Women's Fund and Author of If You Love Your Family, Save Like It; and Barbara Freedman Wand, Esq., Estate and Charitable Planning Attorney at Day Pitney LLP, with Glynis Ritchie, Esq., Estate Planning Attorney at Day Pitney, acting as moderator. Topics included investing in today's financial markets, smart philanthropy and estate planning tips for successful women. After the program, attendees enjoyed a networking reception where the discussion continued.
Carl Merino authored an international practice feature article, "U.S. Owners of Foreign Corporations Face New Hurdles," published in the April 2019 issue of Trusts & Estates magazine.
Carl Merino co-authored an article, entitled "Beneficiaries of S Corp Stock," published in the March 2019 edition of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Journal.
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.
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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 March 27, Warren Whitaker will be speaking on "Passing Down Your Prized Possessions: How to Avoid Fights and Fees In Your Estate," a seminar hosted by the New-York Historical Society's Planned Giving Advisory Council and held at the Robert H. Smith Auditorium in New York City.