Marjorie W. Hornaday


F: (646) 792 5904
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Marjorie W. Hornaday advises high net worth individuals and families regarding their estate planning needs, working closely with clients to address personal, family and business concerns, as well as opportunities to mitigate federal and state wealth transfer taxes. She also counsels public and private charities and corporate fiduciaries.

Recognizing that effective wealth transfer planning often involves complex legal concepts, Marjorie prioritizes clients' comprehension of their estate plans to ensure they can make informed decisions about their assets.

Marjorie's experience includes preparation of complex wills and trusts; family business succession planning; planning with intellectual property assets, particularly with respect to high-profile individuals in the entertainment industry; estate and trust administration, including trust "decanting," fiduciary accountings and preparation of federal and state estate tax returns; and charitable gift planning.



Education and Credentials

New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2015
New York University School of Law, J.D., 2012
Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., with Honors, 2007
State of New York
New York City Bar Association, Estate and Gift Taxation Committee, Affiliate Member, 2022-2025, Member, 2019-2022
The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), Mid-Atlantic Fellows Institute

Recognition and Community


Chosen for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward/White, Inc.) for Trusts and Estates, 2023-2024

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