Frost Brown Todd LLC

Private Wealth Law Department

Ohio
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Frost Brown Todd has a respected estates, trust and wills department. The team advises clients on the administration of trusts and estates, as well as business succession planning and charitable giving.

Team members can also represent clients in estate and trust litigation. It is "a good firm with good people," according to one source, and another says its attorneys are "very good and very well regarded."

Notable practitioners

Bernard McKay has a broad estate planning, trust and probate practice, with a noted specialism in LGBTQ estate planning matters. "He is a very personable guy and a hard worker in this area for the LGBTQ community," notes a source, emphasising: "He has made that a focus and has become a real resource." Interviewees also describe McKay as "easy to get along with and intelligent," and one source says he is "sensitive and outgoing - he cares deeply about his clients."

Patricia Laub is an "excellent practitioner who is bright and well rounded," says a source, who states that "she knows the property, trust and administration side alongside the tax." Interviewees agree that "she has a sophisticated practice" and describe Laub as a "careful, technical lawyer who is highly regarded." One peer lists her strengths as being "calm, thoughtful, highly respected, reasonable and collaborative."