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Practice Areas


Bar & Court Admissions


  • New York, 2008
  • Florida, 2013

Education


  • University of Miami School of Law, Heckerling Graduate Program in Estate Planning
    • LL.M., 2012 
  • Brooklyn Law School
    • J.D., 2007
  • Tulane University
    • B.S., 2001

Evan Kaufman

Mr. Kaufman practices in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, wealth transfer planning, and asset protection planning. Mr. Kaufman has extensive experience in advising ultra-high net worth individual clients, fiduciaries, and financial institutions with respect to multijurisdictional estate planning and multijurisdictional asset protection planning matters (including the settlement of foreign trust structures).

Professional Activities/Associations

  • The Florida Bar
  • New York State Bar Association (Member, Trust and Estates Section)
  • Collier County Bar Association (Member, Trusts and Estates Section)
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) (Member, Southwest Florida Chapter)
  • Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies

Publications

  • Berlinger v. Casselberry: Why the Decision Was Wrong and Florida May Not be a Bad Trust Jurisdiction for Discretionary Trusts - LISI Asset Protection Planning Newsletter #237 (February 13, 2014)
  • Spendthrift Trusts and Discretionary Trusts in Florida: Further Analysis Of Berlinger v. Casselberry - Tax Management Estates, Gifts and Trusts Journal (39 Estates, Gifts and Trusts Journal 99, March 2014)
  • In re Cowin: Debtor Disposed of and Used Non-Exempt Property to Purchase Homestead with Intent to Hinder, Delay or Defraud Creditors - LISI Asset Protection Planning Newsletter #282 (February 10, 2015)
  • In re Ronald Bifani: Did the 11th Circuit Get It Right? - LISI Asset Protection Planning Newsletter #277 (December 16, 2014)