Douglas F. Allen Jr

Douglas F. Allen, Jr. is senior counsel in the Trusts & Estates practice group in the New York office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP. The current emphasis of Mr. Allen's practice is on sophisticated estate planning for high net worth individuals and families. He is also actively engaged in the general representation of tax-exempt organizations, with a primary emphasis on tax and contribution planning. He has extensive Surrogate's Court practice experience, representing executors, trustees, guardians and beneficiaries, in contested probate, administration and accounting proceedings, including trial and appellate work. He also has handled audit and appellate tax matters before the International Revenue Service and New York State Tax Commission in gift, estate and exempt organization tax matters. He has handled complex United States estate and income tax planning for nonresident alien individuals.

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Areas of Practice 1) Trusts & Estates, 2) Tax-Exempt Organizations, 3) Tax Controversies and Litigation, 4) Tax and 5) International Taxation
Law School Columbia Law School (J.D., 1976)
Education Columbia University Graduate School of Business (M.B.A.,1973);Harvard University (A.B., cum laude, 1971)
Bar Member / Association Massachusetts State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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