ArentFox Schiff Welcomes Experienced Trusts & Estates Partner to New York and DC Offices

ArentFox Schiff is pleased to announce the addition of Partner Andrew S. Katzenberg to the firm’s Private Clients, Trusts & Estates practice. Based in both the New York and Washington, DC, offices, Andy brings extensive experience counseling high-net-worth individuals and families on estate and tax planning matters.

Andy’s national practice focuses primarily on wealth transfer planning and preservation, multi-generational planning, estate and trust administration, and charitable giving. He also represents clients in the formation and governance of nonprofit and charitable trusts, as well as acquiring and retaining tax-exempt status. Andy’s clients span many sectors and businesses, including art dealers, hedge fund and private equity managers, business owners, athletes, entertainers, and charitable organizations.

In addition to his law practice, Andy serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Baltimore Law School Graduate Master’s Program and regularly lectures and publishes articles on estate planning, tax law, charitable giving, and related issues. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), which marks the ninth ArentFox Schiff attorney to have earned this distinguished industry recognition. Andy is also nationally ranked by Chambers USA in the “High Net Worth” category.

“Andy brings impressive and wide-ranging experience guiding high-net-worth clients across the country through critical tax and estate planning issues. We are committed to the continued growth of our Private Clients, Trusts & Estates practice, and adding talented practitioners like Andy is important to maintaining the comprehensive and sophisticated platform needed to serve affluent individuals, families, and private businesses. Not only does Andy offer clients exceptional breadth and depth of legal insights, but he has established himself as a trusted advisor that considers each client’s unique circumstances and provides personalized and creative solutions. We are thrilled to add him to the team.”

Thomas AbendrothPartner and Private Clients, Trusts & Estates Practice Leader

Andy joins ArentFox Schiff from DLA Piper and is licensed to practice in New York, DC, and Maryland.

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