Chambers HNW 2018 Recognizes Nutter for Excellence in Private Wealth LawPrint PDF
Nutter, a Boston-based law firm, announced today that Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) 2018 selected the firm as a leading law firm in Private Wealth Law in Massachusetts. According to the guide, "The firm has a commitment and emphasis on the private client practice.”
Four Nutter lawyers were ranked as notable practitioners: Peter Brown, Natalie Choate, Thomas Jalkut, and William Kirchick. With over 30 years of experience, Brown represents high net worth individuals and families in estate and tax planning and estate and trust administration. Sources praised Brown as "very capable," "very knowledgeable," and an "excellent lawyer." A source in Chambers HNW highlighted Choate for her "tremendous reputation in the field of retirement benefits." Sources lauded Choate for her impressive knowledge of pensions, with another stating, "Her written work is fabulous and her public speaking is great. She is as good as gold – she's probably the best in Boston." Jalkut assists high net worth individuals and families with estate planning and the administration of trusts and estates. Sources noted that "He always does a highly professional job. He's a real gentleman. If I had personal issues, I would choose him to sit down and talk to – I like his judgment." Kirchick is highly regarded for his counsel on trusts, estate planning, and business succession matters, with sources describing him as “extremely knowledgeable, particularly in difficult tax matters” and “very dedicated to his clients.”
Nutter provides comprehensive practical advice and legal counseling to high net worth individuals and families on a wide variety of issues. The firm’s Private Client Department has advised clients on financial and estate planning, trust and estate administration, and related probate proceedings for more than a century. In addition, the Nonprofit and Social Impact practice group offers a broad array of services to both nonprofit organizations and individuals and businesses who contribute to such organizations, including investment advisory, trust accounting, and tax preparation services to its charitable clients.
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Published by Chambers & Partners, the Chambers HNW guide focuses on the international private wealth market. The rankings are the result of independent research in which hundreds of interviews were conducted of lawyers, family offices, accountants, tax advisers, bankers, investment managers, and other professionals about the private wealth industry.
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Nutter is a Boston-based law firm that provides legal counsel to industry-leading companies, early stage entrepreneurs, institutions, foundations, and families, across the country and around the world. The firm’s lawyers are known for their client-centric approach and extensive experience in business and finance, intellectual property, litigation, real estate and land use, labor and employment, tax, and trusts and estates. Co-founded in 1879 by Louis D. Brandeis, who later became a renowned justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Nutter is dedicated to helping companies prosper in today’s competitive business environment. For more information, please visit www.nutter.com and follow us on LinkedIn.