Miami, FL – Lauded as "responsive, thoughtful, timely and above all to have a very practical and pragmatic outlook," Bilzin Sumberg was once again recognized by Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) as one of the top private wealth law firms in Florida.
Additionally, the Firm is pleased to announce Richard M. Goldstein, Chair of the Firm's Tax & Estate Planning Group, and Hal J. Webb, Head of the Firm's International Private Client Wealth Team, were listed in the 2018 edition of Chambers HNW. This marks the third consecutive year they have been recognized since the publication's inaugural edition.
A Chambers source said of Richard, "I have never worked with anybody who's any smarter, brighter, and as service-oriented." Market commentators admired Hal as "very strong in international tax."
Richard focuses his practice on the representation of the ultra-affluent and their closely held businesses. He handles complex income, estate, and wealth preservation planning for both domestic and foreign persons, as well as tax planning and structuring of U.S. and foreign entities. Richard's practice also involves negotiating partnership and shareholder agreements, as well as advising on the ways to best monetize one's business. Additionally, Richard represents numerous foreign persons investing in the U.S.
Hal's practice focuses on the representation of some of the world's wealthiest individuals, as well as family offices and trust companies with regard to global tax and estate planning matters, with a focus on maximizing global tax efficiency and incorporating practical solutions. He also regularly advises clients in connection with pre-immigration tax and estate planning, structuring foreign investment in the U.S., and tax compliance and voluntary disclosure matters.
The Chambers HNW guide covers global private wealth management work, and features in-depth editorial about leading lawyers and law firms providing wealth preservation and estate planning.
About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg works with clients whose business and legal opportunities and challenges span the United States and cross borders to Europe, Latin America, Canada, the Middle East, and Asia. The firm's growth has paralleled that of its Miami home base, a region known for its rich cultural, social, and professional diversity. Bilzin Sumberg lawyers concentrate on services at the heart of both regional and international commerce, including real estate, land development and government relations, environmental, corporate law, joint ventures, domestic and international tax and estate planning, business litigation, finance, and public/private partnerships. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.
Bilzin Sumberg has been recognized as a "Top Law Firm" in the 2020 edition of the South Florida Legal Guide (SFLG), a recognition the firm has earned consecutively for the past 20 years. The SFLG also highlighted 17 of the firm's partners as "Top Lawyers" and four attorneys as "Top Up an...