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Dungey Dougherty PLLC

James Dougherty

Greenwich, USA High Net Worth Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Private Wealth Law
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James Dougherty of Dungey Dougherty PLLC "is a whiz when it comes to complex matters. He is incredibly bright and down to earth," states one interviewee. He advises high net worth clients on a range of trust and estate matters. Another source adds: "Jim is brilliant on contentious matters and estate administration. Jim is very intelligent, great with clients and has strong expertise on estate administration."
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James I. Dougherty is a partner and co-founder of Dungey Dougherty PLLC with offices in Greenwich, Connecticut and New York City. He provides practical, thorough, and creative estate planning, probate, estate administration, and post-mortem estate planning solutions.

Prior to entering private practice, James clerked in the probate courts and his dedication to this area continues as he co-authored a book on the topic (LexisNexis Practice Guide: Connecticut Probate and Estate Administration) and serves on the Connecticut Probate Court Rules Advisory Committee. He assists fiduciaries and accountants with the estate tax reporting and handles audits with the federal, Connecticut, and New York taxing authorities.

As an estate planner, his practice is informed by his extensive experience with estate administration. James is known for his clear explanations of the various advantages, disadvantages, and administrative burdens of various structures so that the client may make informed decisions understanding the implications of various techniques.

Professional Memberships

American Bar Association, Real Property Trust and Estate Law Section

-Vice-Chair of the National CLE Meeting

-Vice-Chair of Non-Tax Issues Affecting the Planning and Administration of Trusts and Estates

Connecticut Bar Association, Treasurer of the Estates and Probate Section

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James Dougherty

Dungey Dougherty PLLC

Phone number

One Sound Shore Drive

Suite 204




CT 06830

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High Net Worth 2022

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