Lawton C. Leung

Associate | New Haven, Greenwich, New York

Lawton is an associate on the private client and tax team.

He focuses his practice on domestic and international tax, trust, and estate planning for high net worth individuals and their families.

He regularly advises donors with respect to planned giving structures and counsels public charities, private foundations, and other tax-exempt organizations on formation, tax, and regulatory matters.

He has particular experience with advising fiduciaries in relation to the estate administration process, especially on post-mortem estate planning and charitable deduction issues.

Secretary Beth Parmelee





State of New York, 2016

State of Connecticut, 2016

:“Planning opportunities during market volatility: Finding the silver lining,’”: Insight - March 18 2020, co-author

New York State Bar Association

Connecticut Bar Association

American Bar Association

‘Transfer of Assets to a Public Charity: Private Foundation Termination,’ Lorman Education Services - January 14, 2020, co-presenter

‘Tax Exempt Organizations: New Rules and Updates,’ National Business Institute - October 15, 2019, co-presenter

‘International Philanthropy: Overcoming Tax and Legal Obstacles,’ Lorman Education Services – May 29, 2019, co-presenter



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