Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that its Private Wealth Services practice has achieved the highest rating in the latest Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide again this year. Of note, Gunster remains the only Florida-based firm to receive a Band 1 ranking in the 2023 Guide.
In addition to its Band 1 ranking in the Private Wealth Law and Private Wealth Disputes categories, five Gunster attorneys achieved individual lawyer rankings: Elaine Bucher, William T. Hennessey, Louis Nostro, Lisa A. Schneider and Joshua Goldglantz (Up and Coming).
Gunster’s Private Wealth Services group is comprised of over 60 attorneys and paraprofessionals throughout Florida. In addition, the firm’s Private Wealth Services team is proud to have the most representations among law firms in Florida in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), a national organization of lawyers who have demonstrated the highest level of professionalism in wills and trust, estate planning and tax law.
“Gunster has the technical expertise, high net worth client experience, and the bandwidth to handle complex and sophisticated matters for high net worth clients. They are also extremely ethical and professional in dealing with clients and other professionals,” one source says. Another notes “The practice can easily handle just about any estate planning or tax matter whether domestic or international.”
Chambers and Partners is a UK-based organization that identifies and ranks lawyers and law firms based on independent research conducted by 200 research analysts across 200 jurisdictions. Hundreds of thousands of responses are collected from clients, the majority via in-depth interviews. The High Net Worth Guide was established in 2016 as a publication specifically aimed at the private and international wealth industry.
Gunster, Florida’s law firm for business, provides full-service legal counsel to leading organizations and individuals from its 13 offices statewide. Established in 1925, the firm has expanded, diversified and evolved, but always with a singular focus: Florida and its clients’ stake in it. A magnet for business-savvy attorneys who embrace collaboration for the greatest advantage of clients, Gunster’s growth has not been at the expense of personalized service but because of it. The firm serves clients from its offices in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Naples, Orlando, Palm Beach, Stuart, Tallahassee, Tampa Bayshore, Tampa Downtown, Vero Beach, and its headquarters in West Palm Beach. With more than 260 attorneys and consultants, and over 270 committed support staff, Gunster is ranked among the National Law Journal’s list of the 500 largest law firms and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Diverse Law Firms by Law360. More information about its practice areas, offices and insider’s view newsletters is available at www.gunster.com.