Sarah Elizabeth Gelfand

Senior Associate

F: (212) 881 9124
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Sarah Gelfand assists high net worth clients with trust and estate planning and administration. She counsels clients in the areas of gift and succession planning, will and trust preparation, advance directives and powers of attorney. Sarah also advises clients on estate tax returns, probate accountings and inventories, and probate litigation.

Sarah served as a law clerk to the Honorable Juan F. Vasquez of the United States Tax Court in Washington, D.C. and as a judicial intern to the Honorable Peter J. Messitte of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. Sarah is currently a co-chair of the Law Firm Antiracism Alliance’s Reproductive Justice working group.


Education and Credentials

New York University School of Law, LL.M.,


The George Washington University Law School, J.D.,

Public Contract Law Journal, Senior Articles Editor

Bryn Mawr College, B.A.,

cum laude

District of Columbia
State of New York
State of Connecticut
U.S. Tax Court
Law Firm Antiracism Alliance, Reproductive Justice Working Group, Co-Chair