Edward A. Renn

Partner | New York, New Haven, Greenwich

Ed is partner in the private client and tax team.

He focuses on domestic and international private client matters. Ed provides legal advice on US and international estate planning, income maximization strategies, FLP and LLC planning, wealth preservation, business succession planning, international tax planning for entities and individuals, trust structures and estate administration.

Ed often uses sophisticated domestic and offshore insurance strategies to solve client problems. He is a frequent speaker and has co-authored several books on estate planning.

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State of Connecticut, 1988

Registered Foreign Lawyer in the UK, 2002

Washington DC, 2003

State of New York, 2004

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 2007

Game plan now for potential higher taxes,’ Accounting Today - August 20, 2020, quoted

No Written Plan Relief May Stymie Opportunity Zone Projects,’ Law360 - June 10, 2020, quoted

Make the Most of the July 15 Tax Deadline,’ Accounting Today - May 7, 2020, quoted

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Member, Financial Planning Association

District of Columbia Bar Association

Connecticut Bar Association

American Bar Association

New York Bar Association

‘Estate Planning Opportunities in a Low Interest, Rate and Value Environment,’ Withers/Marcum Webinar - June 11, 2020, presenter

‘Surgent Labor Law & the Cares Act: Navigating Employer Employee Conflicts in Times of Economic Distress,’ Surgent Webinar - May 18, 2020, presenter

‘Opportunity Zones: IRC Sec. 1400Z Two Years On,’ South Carolina Association of CPAs webinar - May 15, 2020, presenter



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New York

430 Park Avenue,

10th Floor,

NY 10022-3505

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New Haven

12th Floor,

157 Church Street,

CT 06510-2100

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1700 East Putnam Avenue,

Suite 400,

CT 06870-1366

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