Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that Mildred Gomez has joined the firm as the newest Tax and Trusts & Estates Partner.
Mildred Gomez focuses on estate planning, estate tax planning, asset protection planning, generation-skipping transfer tax planning, and probate and trust administration. Mildred is a close confidant and trusted advisor to a range of high-net-worth clients whose affairs often require the utmost sensitivity. She assists her clients in structuring their wealth in the most tax-efficient manner possible, which often includes the use of limited liability companies and irrevocable trusts. A native Spanish speaker, Mildred frequently counsels Latin American clients, and her understanding of cultural nuances allows her to form uniquely personal relationships with her clients.
With a J.D. from the University of Florida Levin College of Law and an LL.M. in Estate Planning from the University of Miami, Mildred began her career as an attorney at Bilzin Sumberg and later served as a wealth planner at a financial services firm. She returns to her private practice after having expanded her understanding of the financial sector and is excited to continue fostering personal relationships with her clients.
"We are thrilled to welcome Mildred back to the firm," said Richard M. Goldstein, Tax and Estate Planning Group Chair. "Bilzin Sumberg has one of the largest and most active tax practices in the state, focusing heavily on cross-border matters. With her focus on international and domestic clients, Mildred is an excellent complement to our team."
Bilzin Sumberg provides highly sophisticated strategic tax advice about complex mergers, sales and acquisitions, joint ventures, cross-border transactions, public-private partnerships, reorganizations, and real estate transactions. In addition to its national and international tax work, the firm is a frontrunner with regard to wealth preservation for high-net-worth individuals. The team has market-leading expertise in estate planning, tax planning, and asset protection issues and is highly sought after for its cutting-edge, tax-efficient strategies.
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.