Parsippany, New Jersey 07054-2891
Angela Titus McEwan assists high net worth individuals and families with trust and estate planning, administration and litigation, which includes business planning, lifetime giving, charitable giving and taxation. She represents single individuals, families with young children, same-sex couples, families preparing for retirement, closely-held businesses, doctors, CEOs and other professionals, individuals with special needs, and fiduciaries managing all aspects of trust and estate administration.
Angela assists estate planning clients, using her extensive experience with various estate planning techniques. Her services range from the preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney and advance directives to more complex trust planning, charitable planning, lifetime giving techniques and business succession planning. She also employs different mechanisms to assist families with special needs, such as guardianships, special needs trusts and elder law planning.
Angela also represents individuals, banks and trust companies serving as executors and trustees for estates and trusts of different sizes and complexities. She advises estate clients on varied legal matters, including: port-mortem tax planning; preparation of fiduciary income, inheritance, federal and state estate, and gift and generation-skipping transfer tax returns; asset transfers; reformation, modification and interpretation of trust documents; and accountings. Angela has also represented clients in federal and state gift, estate and inheritance tax audits. She has represented both beneficiaries and fiduciaries in uncontested trust and estate litigation cases.
Angela regularly speaks on estate planning topics, including basic estate planning, charitable planning, taxation matters and estate administration, for other professionals seeking continuing legal education credits, as well as for clients.
|Areas of Practice||1) Trusts and Estates, 2) Trust Services and Fiduciary Compliance, 3) Probate Litigation, 4) LGBT Planning and 5) Disabilities and Special Needs Planning|
|Law School||Villanova University School of Law (J.D.,1996)|
|Education||Trenton State College (B.S.,1993)|
|Bar Member / Association||New Jersey State Bar Association,Pennsylvania State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||Day Pitney LLP|
Christina Mesires Fournaris is a partner in Morgan Lewis’s Personal Law Practice. Since joining Morgan Lewis in 1991, Ms. Fournaris has been committed to counseling clients on all aspects of estate, tax, and generational wealth planning.
Ellen J. Deringer is of counsel in Morgan Lewis's Personal Law Practice.Ms. Deringer earned her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 2000 and her B.A. from Brown University in 1995.