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Weinstock Manion, A Law Corporation

Private Wealth Law

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Weinstock Manion is a private wealth boutique firm that offers estate planning and administration, business succession planning and charitable planning services. One commentator describes the firm's attorneys as "extraordinarily knowledgeable in all aspects of estate planning and wealth transfer," and continues: "They are creative, they are goals-based, they attempt to find solutions to complex problems and are able to communicate with clients in an understandable way."

"My overall impression of the firm is excellent," states one source, explaining: "They have consistently provided sensitive and timely advice, whether it relates to wealth transfer, tax strategies or personal counsel to family members. Their strength is in the care with which they handle each assignment, their understanding of the family's needs and dynamics and their ability to reason with family members."

Notable practitioners

Robert Strauss advises high net worth individuals and families on wealth transfer planning. One interviewee comments: "Robert Strauss is recognised throughout Los Angeles as being one of the top estate planning attorneys for clients with complicated tax challenges. Rob is patient with his clients and completes his assignments timely." Another interviewee adds: "He is passionate and he is a really great communicator. He has a tremendous personal belief in the recommendations he makes and he communicates them with zeal. He is creative and also a very high-quality human being."

Sussan Shore assists affluent clients with trust and estate administration and multi-generational estate planning. "Sussan is one of the finest estate planning and tax attorneys in Los Angeles," an interviewee remarks, adding: "She has consistently offered sage advice to keep individuals from making decisions that could lead to family strife while respecting family members' wishes in their planning process." Another commentator says: "She is a good counsellor for clients, she is very kind and compassionate towards clients. She is a very personable lawyer."

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Overview

For over 50 years, Weinstock Manion has provided personalized, high-quality services in estate planning. The breadth of services offered by the firm’s lawyers has been carefully refined over many decades to cover the full spectrum of clients’ estate planning, estate and trust administration and estate and trust litigation needs. As a result, relationships with the firm’s clients that may begin with the goal of transferring wealth in a tax advantageous manner, or resolving a dispute among beneficiaries, often last for generations.

Clients and their trusted advisors depend on the firm’s team of specialized attorneys and paralegals to implement creative and practical solutions to complex issues. Whether addressing wealth transfer and preservation, business succession planning, charitable planning, estate or trust administration, or litigation, Weinstock Manion always remains sensitive to its clients’ needs. 

Private Wealth Law Department

Weinstock Manion, A Law Corporation

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1875 Century Park East, Suite 2000

Los Angeles

California

USA

CA 90067

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Private Wealth Law


Robert Strauss
Band 2
Sussan H Shore
Band 3