Christen K. Douglas

Christen Douglas is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the New York office.

Christen’s practice includes trust and estate planning, administration and litigation. In planning trusts and estates, Christen counsels individuals and families with respect to estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxation, family business succession and philanthropic planning. Her experience as a litigator also enables her to anticipate and avoid common missteps in planning clients’ estates that might otherwise lead to costly litigation. When litigation is necessary, Christen offers a unique perspective by understanding the highly technical aspects of estate and tax planning as well as the strategy of litigation.

Christen received her LL.M. from New York University School of Law in 2011 and her J.D. from University of Virginia School of Law in 2007. She earned her B.A. from Princeton University in 2004.

Christen is admitted to practice in New York, California and Pennsylvania.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Private Clien and 2) Trust & Estate Controversy
Law School New York University School of Law (LL.M.,2011);University of Virginia School of Law (J.D.,2007)
Admitted Year 2007
Education Princeton University (B.A.,2004)
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association,New York State Bar Association,Pennsylvania State Bar Association
Most recent firm McDermott Will & Emery
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/christen-douglas-16629820
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