Proskauer Rose LLP

Private Wealth Law Department

California: Southern
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The Proskauer Rose private client team assists wealthy individuals and families with a range of matters, including wealth planning, trust administration and charitable planning. "They are extremely competent, approachable and technically A+," one source comments.

"Proskauer has been outstanding in every aspect of their work with our family," one interviewee notes, adding: "The quality of the work completed is always of the highest calibre; they are responsive and timely, they are personable and helpful and have been a tremendous support and resource for our family."

Notable practitioners


Andrew Katzenstein
assists affluent individuals with probate and trust administration, estate planning and wealth transfer.One attorney describes Katzenstein as "one of the smartest people I know" in this practice area, and another source says Katzenstein is "a very warm person, an excellent lawyer technically and innovative - I enjoyed working with him." A further interviewee reports that "Andy is a very good lawyer. He is very knowledgeable and lectures to others to pass along his knowledge, which is a good attribute."

"If he is not the best tax planning or estate attorney in my referral source list, I wouldn't have any idea who is," one interviewee remarks about
Mitchell Gaswirth
, continuing: "Not only is Mitch one of the smartest guys I know, he can communicate very, very complex information in a way to clients that everyone involved can understand." Another enthuses: "In all my interactions with Mr Gaswirth he has shown kindness and compassion, humour and insight, and most importantly a depth of knowledge and expertise on the matters at hand. I have utmost trust in his work and enjoy and appreciate our working relationship. I couldn't be more pleased with the quality of his work and his communication with me."