Holland & Knight Attorneys Ranked Among Top Private Wealth Advisers Globally by Chambers High Net Worth Guide
MIAMI (July 22, 2019) – Eighteen Holland & Knight attorneys have been named leading advisers to wealthy individuals and families in the Chambers High Net Worth 2019 guide. In addition, the firm’s Private Wealth Services Group received a Band 1 ranking, the guide’s highest, in California, Florida, Massachusetts and Oregon. Its private aircraft practice was ranked in Band 1 global-wide.
Chambers High Net Worth ranks the top lawyers and law firms for international private wealth. The guide also recommends leading accountancy firms, private banks, wealth managers, trust companies and other professional advisers to high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth clients around the world. It is used by family offices and professional advisers to wealthy individuals, providing objective guidance on an international scale.
The following Holland & Knight attorneys were recognized:
Private Wealth Law
Christine Albright (Chicago) – Illinois, Central Region USA
Meredeth Beers (Boston) - Massachusetts
Christopher Boyett (Miami) – Florida
John Dadakis (New York) – New York, Eastern Region USA
Joshua Husbands (Portland) – Oregon, Life Insurance Specialists USA
Stewart Kasner (Miami) – Florida
Edward Koren (Tampa) – Florida, Eastern Region USA
Shari Levitan (Boston) – Massachusetts
Kevin Packman (Miami) - Florida
David Scott Sloan (Boston) – Massachusetts, Eastern Region USA
Private Wealth Disputes
Robert Barton (Los Angeles) – California, Up and Coming
Stacie Polashuk Nelson (San Francisco) – California
Vivian Thoreen (Los Angeles) – California, USA
Giles Cornwall (London) – Global-Wide
Jonathan Epstein (Washington, D.C.) – Global-Wide
Juan Carlos Ferrer (Miami) – Global-Wide
John Pritchard (New York) – Global-Wide
Robert Ricketts (London) – Global-Wide
The rankings are based on independent research conducted by a dedicated team of private wealth researchers, who interviewed hundreds of lawyers, family offices, accountancy professionals, tax advisers, bankers, investment managers and high-end real estate agents to get a comprehensive understanding of the private wealth sector in each of the jurisdictions covered.
As the largest private wealth services practice in the United States, Holland & Knight’s Private Wealth Services Group represents high-net-worth individuals, substantial closely held and family businesses, charitable organizations, educational institutions, banks and trust companies. In 2017, Holland & Knight was named "Law Firm of the Year" in Trusts & Estates Law in the U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" guide.