Gunster is a much-respected and highly sought-after firm in private client matters. "I have the highest respect for each of the Gunster lawyers and for the firm at large," comments one source, adding: "All the lawyers I know there are highly competent and fully capable of handling all estate and trust matters, whether planning or litigation,"
Another source, who works with the firm regularly, notes that "in all cases the services provided were excellent and performed on a timely basis. Their strongest points are being able to take complex tax and legal issues and sophisticated tax strategies in a simplified manner."
Alyse Reiser Comiter is a rising star in the private client world, and is becoming highly sought after for trusts and estates work. "She is very structured and gets things done efficiently," notes one interviewee.
Elaine Bucher is "a wonderful lawyer," says one source. She is highly respected for her deep experience in this field. "She's a brilliant estate planning lawyer with an incredible disposition, and is loved by all clients," enthuses one commentator.
Trusts and estates specialist Lisa Schneider "is a top estate planning attorney with great client relationships," according to one source. Another interviewee says: "Lisa is very direct and quick to the point. She exudes confidence with clients and has a background of experience and knowledge to support it."
Louis Nostro is described as "exceptional" by one source. He advises clients on a wide range of private client matters. "He's excellent - he's really flourishing at Gunster," comments one market insider.
William Hennessey is a respected private client attorney who regularly handles complex and high-value guardianship, trust and probate litigation matters for high net worth individuals. "He is excellent with Florida clients," comments one source.