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STEP Private Client Legal Team of the Year Finalist

2018 STEP Private Client Awards

Press Release
August 15, 2018

Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is proud to announce its recognition as a finalist in the Private Client Legal Team of the Year category by the 2018 STEP Private Client Awards.


 Widely considered one of the most prestigious awards in the private client industry, the annual STEP awards highlight excellence and innovation among private client professionals worldwide.


Bilzin Sumberg was recognized for its handling of complex multijurisdictional matters focused on maximizing global tax efficiency. Among a significant number of award entries, the Firm was considered "outstanding" in its forward-thinking approach and methodical handling of sensitive estate planning matters for high net worth individuals.


STEP also gave significant consideration to how finalists further the profession and the private client industry. To that end, Bilzin Sumberg's International Private Client Services team annually hosts attendees from across the globe at their International Tax & Wealth Planning Conference. The team's International Tax Breakfast is regularly attended by industry professionals and covers timely tax and estate planning topics. Further, attorneys are frequently called upon to write articles, participate as speakers, and plan conferences hosted by the American Bar Association, The Florida Bar, and STEP.


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

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