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Catherine Sloane

Partner 212 335 2038

Catherine’s practice focuses on estate planning, trust and estate administration, and tax strategies for individual and corporate clients. She provides advice on wills, trusts, and sophisticated tax-planning vehicles. She also counsels corporate clients on business planning, including formation and succession plans.

Catherine works closely with each client to understand their needs and develops a customized plan to accomplish their goals. Many of her clients are individuals and families seeking to protect their assets, minimize tax burdens and care for their loved ones. Catherine is valued by such clients for her discretion and pragmatic solutions, particularly when dealing with complex estates and familial relationships.

Catherine also has experience in litigation related to her practice area, including probate and estate litigation.

Legal Services:

Tax planning (income, estate, inheritance, gift, generation-skipping)
Estate planning
Non-U.S. citizen / Non-resident alien estate planning
Estate and trust administration
Wills
Trusts
Personal asset management
Charitable giving
Prenuptial agreements
Guardianships / Conservatorships
Powers of Attorney
Probate litigation
Business planning
Professional association formation
Commercial leases

Catherine previously served as an associate of Edward Wacks & Associates, and as in-house counsel for the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation.

Catherine graduated from Brooklyn Law School, where she was a Dean’s Merit Scholar and received the Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellowship. She is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri with a B.A. in History.

Education
Brooklyn Law School, J.D. (1999)
Washington University, B.A. (1993)

Bar Admissions
New York
Pennsylvania