When you need assistance with your estate planning, you want to know that you are in the hands of someone who has experience working on behalf of other people in similar situations. It’s never fun working with a lawyer if this is their first time doing something. The decision about how you will pass things on to your loved ones is extremely important and it is one that should be thought through carefully, considering all of the potential legal and tax ramifications. Consulting with a knowledgeable estate planning lawyer is imperative in this situation. Gabriel Katzner personally meets with each and every one of his clients, you’ll never be passed off to someone else. When you need assistance in the form of caring and compassionate legal advice, from someone who is up to date on all of the most relevant changes in state and federal estate planning, consulting with a lawyer like Gabriel Katzner will give you the peace of mind that your individual goals and concerns have been addressed in a clear and compelling estate plan.
In 2002, Gabriel Katzner, the founding partner of Katzner Law Group received his Juris Doctorate with honors from the Fordham University School of Law. While in law school, he was active as the editor of the Urban Law Journal. After spending the first 7 years of his legal career practicing at Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP, an international law firm based in New York, he went on to found his own firm. While attending college and before attending law school, he worked for his family’s accounting firm and successfully passed the Certified Public Accountant examination after graduating college in 1999.
He is actively involved in a variety of community and professional organizations and is an active member of Wealth Council LLC, a leading provider of ongoing education and services to attorneys in the estate planning field. He prides himself on being a leader in the estate planning arena. He is currently licensed to practice in California and New York and is also admitted to practice before several United Federal Courts. He is married to his wonderful and supportive wife Olivia and has two young children, Owen and Lila. He enjoys reading, the beach, photography, travel, coaching his children’s various sports teams, and spending time with family.