Timothy S. Burns

Registered Foreign Lawyer

  • Education: Tulane University, B.A. • The University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D. • University of Connecticut School of Law, Certificate in Taxation
  • Admitted: State of CT , 2007 • State of NY, 2008
  • Year joined: 2007
  • Year became partner: 2014


Timothy's focus is on US and international tax planning for individuals, trusts, family offices and fund principals. In addition, Timothy advises on US pre-immigration and expatriation planning.

Timothy was an Associate Editor of the Connecticut Law Review. 

Publications and speaking engagements

Timothy has spoken at various wealth planning events in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan, and has been quoted in various periodicals including the Financial Times and the South China Morning Post. 

On a personal note

Timothy enjoys boating, fishing and is a certified SCUBA diver.


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