HANDLER THAYER IN THE NEWS

Tom Handler was quoted in “On The Front Lines,” an article by Thomas M. Kostigen published by Private Wealth in December, 2017.

Mike Whitty’s outline “Estate Planning for Business Owners” will be published in the January 2016 issue of ALI-CLE’s magazine, The Estate Planning Course Materials Journal.

Tom Handler returned to the Wall Street Network’s Fried on Businessradio show on December 3, 2015 to discuss year-end priorities for family offices. Listen to the interview here.

Tom Handler was quoted on making conservation easement gifts to charity in Jim Sullivan’s article “Land Conservation Strategies for the Affluent” for the Winter Issue of Family Office Elite Magazine, published in November, 2015.

Andrew Morton was featured in an October 15, 2015 PressBox Online article discussing the ins and outs of charitable foundations run by professional athletes. “Former Ravens Kicker Matt Stover Helping Other Athletes Give Back,” by Ed Waldman.

Tom Handler and host Jim Fried discuss the impacts of volatile markets on family offices globally due to the migrant crisis abroad and changing administrations in the US on the fascinating 6th anniversary episode of the Wall Street Network’s Fried on Business radio show. Listen to the interview here.

Tom Handler was quoted in Paul Sullivan’s article “Navigating Tougher I.R.S. Rules for Family Partnerships” in the Wealth Matters column of The New York Times on August 7, 2015.

Tom Handler returned to the Wall Street Network’s Fried on Businessradio show on July 9, 2015 to discuss family holding companies, a key to best-in-class long-term wealth preservation and management. He and host Jim Fried discuss recent Treasury developments regarding estate tax discounting. Listen to the interview here.

Handler Thayer, LLP was named 2015 Law Firm of the YearTrust, Wills, & Estate Planning Law Firm of the YearTax Law Firm of the Year, and Private Client Law Firm of the Year by M&A Today/Acquisition Finance Magazine and the ACQ5 News Portal.

Steve Thayer was named 2015 Real Estate Lawyer of the Year by M&A Today/Acquisition Finance Magazine and the ACQ5 News Portal.

Handler Thayer, LLP and Tom Handler were recognized as 2015 Wealth Planning Gamechanger Firm of the Year by M&A Today/Acquisition Finance Magazine and ACQ5 News Portal.

Tom Handler was named 2015 International Wealth Planner of the Year by M&A Today/Acquisition Finance Magazine and ACQ5 News Portal.

Andrew Morton joined Wendy Young, President of Kids in Need of Defense (KIND), on the Wall Street Business Network’s Fried on Business radio show on May 14th, 2015 to raise awareness for the pro bono movement of law firms, corporations, nongovernmental organizations, universities and volunteers providing quality and compassionate legal counsel to unaccompanied refugee and immigrant children in the United States.  Listen to the interview here.

Andrew Morton returned as a guest of the Wall Street Business Network’s Fried on Business radio show on March 19, 2015 to discuss celebrity philanthropy and how to get involved in their causes. Listen to the interview here.

Mike Whitty was quoted in the March 16th Bloomberg BNA article titled “IRS Challenge to Installment Sales With Grantor Trusts Fuels Concerns Over Strategy” discussing recent high-profile U.S. Tax Court challenges of what he calls “one of the most important estate planning techniques available to avoid a gift tax at the front end.”  Subscribers can read the article at www.bna.com.

Handler Thayer, LLP  honored as the 2015 Most Effective Private Client Legal Team in North America by Family Wealth Report.

Handler Thayer reveals top family office fears.” Private Asset Management. March 12th, 2015.

Tom Handler returned as a guest of the Wall Street Business Network’s Fried on Business radio show on February 19, 2015 to elucidate the biggest trends in family offices for 2015. Host Jim Fried says he “never tires” of the subject. Listen to the interview here.

Handler Thayer, LLP named the Best Overall Law Firm in the U.S. for 2015 by Private Asset Magazine.

Tom Handler was awarded the prestigious Michael J. Brink Wealth Industry Leadership & Service Award for 2015 by Family Office Review.

Handler Thayer, LLP was recently named the 2014 United States Trust, Wills, and Estate Planning Law Firm of the Year by M&A Today/Acquisition Finance Magazine and ACQ5 News Portal.

Handler Thayer, LLP was recently named the 2014 United States Trust, Wills, and Estate Planning Law Firm of the Year by M&A Today/Acquisition Finance Magazine and ACQ5 News Portal.

Andrew Morton returned as a guest of the Wall Street Business Network’s Fried on Business radio show on January 15, 2015 to discuss philanthropic celebrities and smart money. Listen to the interview here.

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Wealthy with family offices ‘terrified’ by snare in financial reform bill. Investment News. Hilary Johnson. May 12, 2010.

Oversight Threat “Biggest Concern” For Family Offices – Handler Thayer. Family Wealth Report. Charles Paikert. May 5, 2010.

“Borderline: Practicing Across the Illinois Line.” Chicago Lawyer Magazine. May 27, 2010.

Long Wait for Family Office Work. Family Wealth Report. 
Charles Paikert. March 15, 2010.

What to Do When Your Partnership Sours. Entrepreneur.com. Toddi Gutner. March 11, 2010.

Lapse in Tax Law May Have Estate Lawyers Hustling for Nothing. The National Law Journal. Lynne Marek. February 1, 2010.

Marital Insecurity and UHNW Resurgence Uncertainty. Private Asset Management. Kristen Oliveri. January 7, 2010.

Affluent Families, Family Offices and Businesses Seek Us Out.Leading Lawyers Network Magazine – Consumer Edition. 2009.

In the News. Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. October 26, 2009.

Head Winds Aside, Family Offices are Bullish; Most Expect Solid Growth Over Next Six Months. Investment News. Charles Paikert. June 14, 2009.

Being a Lawyer in this Economy. Chicago Lawyer. Olivia Clarke. April 2009.

In the Law Firms. Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. March 20, 2009.

In the News. Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. February 12, 2009.

Clients Getting Defensive with Their Assets Lawyers Say.Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Pat Milhizer. January 27, 2009.

Teaching the Tigers: U.S. firms grow the market for wealth planning in Asia. ABA Journal. Margaret Littman. November 2008.

The Alliance Readies First SFO Forum. Private Asset Management. August 21, 2008.

Commingling personal funds with family business ill-advised.Investment News. Charles Paikert. March 17, 2008.

Bring in the Broker. Crain’s Chicago Business. Cynthia Hanson. February 11, 2008.

The 10 Golden Rules. Crain’s Chicago Business. Sarah Klein. December 17, 2007.

Estate Strategies of the Super-Wealthy. The National Law Journal. Lynne Marek. June 18, 2007.

Living and Learning Liability Lessons. ABA Journal. Margaret Graham Tebo. March 2007.

Art Attack: Ownership of Painting and Other Objects of Value is Being Challenged on a Number of Legal Fonts. ABA Journal.Jill Schachner Chanen. December 2006.

“The Multifamily Office Has Grown and Changed So Much that the Wealthy May Be Left Wondering if Everyone is Playing Together.” Investment News. Gregory Taggart. September 2006.

“Networking Opportunities.” Clique. February 2006.

Standing Watch. Wealth Manager Magazine. Lisa Grey. December 2005/January 2006.

Beyond the Prenup: Families Increasingly Turn to Trusts and Protect Assets, Inheritances from Ex-spouses. Wall Street Journal. Rachel Emma Silverman. September 23, 2005.

Seniors Increasingly Spending Wealth, not Bequeathing it.Christian Science Monitor. Steve Friess. September 7, 2003.

Incentives to Burn: How Federal Policies, Industry Shifts Created a Natural-Gas Crunch. Wall Street Journal. Alexei Barrionuevo and Rebecca Smith. January 3, 2001.