CHICAGO, July 19, 2016 – Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC (LP) is pleased to announce that its Trusts & Estates Practice Group and two of the group's attorneys have been recognized by Chambers USA in its inaugural High Net Worth Guide. The guide is Chambers' first publication specifically aimed at the international private wealth market.
With a Band 3 ranking, LP was one of only seven firms recognized by the publication for private wealth law in Illinois. The guide cited the firm's expertise in sophisticated tax planning techniques and working with clients on the creation of charitable foundations.
In addition to the group's ranking, Managing Partner Robert Romanoff and Partner Lauren Wolven, were named as notable practitioners. Romanoff was lauded for his experience assisting with estate, income and gift tax planning, while also being "adept at wealth and business succession planning." The guide cited Wolven's "very strong work with high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients" as well as her "great technical skills and great personality." Wolven also earned special recognition as a national "Up and Coming" attorney in the area of Wealth Management in the 2016 Chambers USA Guide.
Romanoff, Wolven, and Trusts & Estates Practice Group Leader Stuart Kohn are fellows of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). ACTEC is an invitation-only, flagship association of trusts and estate lawyers whose members meet the highest professional standards.
Chambers High Net Worth Guide covers private wealth management work and related specialisms in key jurisdictions around the world, featuring in-depth editorial about the leading lawyers and law firms for wealthy individuals and families. Chambers HNW also features listings and information about many of the top accountancy and tax firms, private banks, wealth management firms and multi-family offices acting for high net worth individuals.
For LP’s complete Chambers USA recognition, please click here.
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About Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC: Twice recognized by The National Law Journal as one of the nation's most innovative mid-sized law firms, Chicago-based Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC provides legal and business counsel to sophisticated clients across a broad range of corporate, tax, real estate and litigation matters. LP works with clients to understand the full impact of the law on their businesses and proactively addresses their legal issues so that they can quickly return to doing what they do best.
While the firm possesses the resources and depth necessary to manage the most complex matters in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible, it truly differentiates itself through its commitment to "The LP Way." Unique among corporate law firms, the LP Way is the firm's model for creating an unparalleled client experience at an exceptional value. This is accomplished by complementing outstanding legal work with a commitment to knowing the client; avoiding surprises; moving with speed and quality; and establishing and consistently beating client expectations. All of these grounded in the belief that every action should point toward a single goal: making the experience of being an LP client as rewarding as possible.