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Perkins Coie Adds Trust & Estate Planning Partner Lois Tilton

By on May 14, 2019 in Announcements

Lois Tilton has joined Perkins Coie’s Trust & Estate Planning practice as a partner in the New York office.

With more than three decades of experience as a trust and estate lawyer, Tilton focuses her practice on complex estate and gift planning, including business succession planning, planning for real estate entities and estate and trust administration, the firm said in a release.

The firm said Tilton counsels families on multigenerational business planning matters and has performed personal planning services for several greater New York area-based families with estates of significant value. She also represents clients in state and federal estate tax audits and other trust and estate proceedings, with a focus on the New York Surrogate Court.

Tilton earned her J.D. from Harvard University and her B.A. from Barnard College, summa cum laude. She is recognized by Martindale Hubbell’s peer reviews as an “AV Preeminent” attorney and, since 2012, she has been consistently named one of the Top Women Attorneys in the New York Metro Area by Super Lawyers. She was also recognized in Best Lawyers for 2019. She was previously a partner at Kurzman Eisenberg Corbin & Lever, LLP.