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

‘Qualifying QOZs,’ __ Accounting Today - May 28, 2019, quoted

‘Brokers predict Opportunity Fund investment rush to the Bronx,’ Real Estate Weekly - February 27, 2019, quoted

‘Opportunity Zones Program Takes a Step Forward,’ Commercial Property Executive - February 18, 2019, co-author

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

FSN NYC Mixer and QOZ Update,’ YPO Financial Services - April 4, 2019, speaker

‘Opportunity Zones - Investing with Purpose,’ SVN Webinar - February 2019, speaker

‘Private Placement Life Insurance Symposium,’ New York, NY - June 2017, speaker



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New York

430 Park Avenue,

10th Floor,

NY 10022-3505

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New Haven

157 Church Street,

CT 06510-2100

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1700 East Putnam Avenue,

Suite 400,

CT 06870-1366

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