Private Wealth Law
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP
Ytterberg Deery Knull is a boutique firm with offices in Houston and Austin. Attorneys are on hand to assist in estate and tax planning, and advising clients on the formation of charitable entities.
Peers acknowledge the firm's standing in the market, noting: "They have a very strong tax reputation," and are viewed as "primary competitors in terms of high-end work."
Bryan Phillips provides counsel to domestic and international high net worth clients on various aspects of estate and trust planning. He helps families to administer wealth structures and advises multinational clients on tax and trust strategy. A market insider says: "His practice has certainly grown over the last few years, he is involved on a lot of sophisticated domestic estate planning."
Edward Deery has established a reputation as a "very zealous advocate" who "really works for his clients," according to a peer. He provides specialist expertise to wealthy families, individual clients and closely held businesses with respect to tax, estate planning and business succession matters.
Alan Ytterberg has considerable experience in wealth planning and management, including trust and estate matters for high net worth clients. Described as a "reference in our market" in one peer's view, Ytterberg is also well placed to assist on international trust issues, bolstering his expertise and diversified practice.
Yolanda Chavez Knull has built a reputable practice in private wealth law. In particular, her ability in charitable planning and international estate planning is acknowledged by peers and clients alike. An interviewee comments: "She is perceived very well as an international lawyer who is developing their next generation well."