David Shayne

David Shayne is of counsel in Holland & Knight's Chicago office. He counsels individuals about wealth transfer matters, including methods to minimize taxes and conserve assets. He has substantial experience advising business owners regarding their special estate planning and succession needs.

Mr. Shayne advises trustees, executors and clients generally on how to administer estates and trusts, including tax issues, interpretation of agreements, and principal and income allocation matters. He advises individuals on income, estate and gift tax issues and helps them designate suitable beneficiaries of their retirement plans, including IRAs. He has considerable experience with revocable trusts, insurance trusts, charitable trusts, asset protection trusts and personal residence trusts. He also has supervised the administration of many decedents’ estates.

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Areas of Practice 1) Private Wealth Services, 2) Wealth Planning and Preservation and 3) Taxation
Law School Harvard Law School (J.D.)
Education Yale University (B.A.)
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm Holland & Knight LLP
Christina Mesires Fournaris
Christina Mesires Fournaris

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
Ellen J. Deringer

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.

Francis J. Mirabello
Francis J. Mirabello

Francis J. Mirabello is a partner in and manager of Morgan Lewis's Personal Law Practice.Mr. Mirabello is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, California, and Florida.