Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C. announced today that Kevin R. Ghassomian has joined the firm as a Principal in its Estate Planning and Administration Practice.
Resident in Bressler's New York office, Mr. Ghassomian focuses his practice on the personal legal needs of business owners, corporate executives, high net worth individuals, and their families. His representation covers all aspects of estate planning, with an emphasis on tax minimization, asset protection, business succession, and philanthropy.
Mr. Ghassomian has a breadth of experience in private client services. He has practiced with law firms throughout the country, including Nevada, Ohio, California, Kentucky, and New York. He has also worked in-house at insurance and investment advisory companies in New York City, including the headquarters of a global wealth management firm where he counseled an international client base.
"We have been increasing the talent pool in our tax and estate planning practices over the last year," said Bressler New York Office Managing Principal Andrew Sidman. "Kevin brings nearly two decades of experience in these important client disciplines, and we are glad to have him on board."
Frederick K. Schoenbrodt, II, Chair of Bressler's Estate Planning and Administration Practice, said Mr. Ghassomian was a welcome addition to the Firm. "New York City is the business and finance capital of the world and Kevin can help Bressler raise its profile among high-net-worth clients and their advisors. His familiarity with tax and asset protection laws in Nevada and other jurisdictions is a particularly compelling skillset to add to our group."
In addition to his law practice, Mr. Ghassomian is a frequent speaker, published author, and an adjunct professor of law, concentrating his scholarship on estate planning, taxation, and various wealth management topics. He also devotes time to numerous civic and charitable causes, having held leadership positions on several nonprofit boards.
Mr. Ghassomian received a J.D. from the Vanderbilt University Law School, an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Miami School of Law, and a B.A. with high honors from the University of Kentucky. He is admitted to practice in New York, California, Nevada, Kentucky, and Ohio, where he has been repeatedly recognized as one of the top practitioners in his field.
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