Alyse Reiser Comiter focuses her practice on all aspects of estate planning, including drafting wills and revocable trusts, advising on fiduciary matters, assisting with probate and estate administration, and preparing and filing federal estate and gift tax returns.

She assists high net worth individuals with sophisticated tax and wealth transfer and asset protection planning, implementing vehicles such as irrevocable life insurance trusts, family limited partnerships and limited liability companies, homestead trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, sales to defective grantor trusts and grantor retained annuity trusts.

In addition, Alyse advises clients on charitable giving and planning, including the establishment and administration of private foundations and other tax exempt organizations and related compliance issues arising with respect to federal tax exempt status. Alyse also assists closely held business owners with respect to organization, structure and operation of business entities, as well as important planning matters such as business succession and income, corporate and partnership tax matters.

Alyse joined Gunster in 2011 after receiving her LL.M in Taxation from New York University. In addition to being a member of the Florida and New York state bars, Alyse is also a certified public accountant, with a background in all aspects of income, gift and estate taxation.

  • Florida Trend, "Up & Comer," 2017
  • Florida Super Lawyers, “Rising Star,” 2016-17
  • Order of the Coif
  • Dean’s List
  • Florida Law Review
  • Honors in Legal Research & Writing, Appellate Advocacy
  • Book Awards: Estate Planning, Corporate Tax, Electronic Discovery Publications
  • “You can have your cake and eat it too,” Palm Beach Daily News, Estate Planning Supplement, 2015
  • “Till Death Do Us Part… Or at Least Until the Ink is Dry,” Palm Beach Daily News, Estate Planning Supplement, 2014
  • Marital Transfers, Basic Estate Planning in Florida (a Florida Bar publication), 2012 and 2014 Update
  • Funding the Living Trust, Basic Estate Planning in Florida (a Florida Bar publication), 2014 Update
  • “The Best Defense is a Good Offense: Action Items for Estate Planners When Will or Trust Contest is Anticipated,” Trusts & Estates Journal, 2013
  • Florida Bar Association
    • Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
      • Executive Council, member at large
      • Asset Protection Committee
      • Digital Assets & Information Study Committee
      • Estate and Trust Tax Planning Committee
      • Trust Law Committee
    • Tax Section
  • New York Bar Association
    • Trusts and Estates Law Section
  • American Bar Association
    • Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • East Coast Estate Planning Council
  • American College of Trusts and Estate Counsel, Florida Fellows Institute, Inaugural Class, 2015-16
  • Palm Beach Tax Institute
  • Palm Beach County Estate Planning Council, past member
  • Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches (JWF), Young Leaders Society, 2015
  • The Mangrove Group, Hanley Center, executive committee
  • Professional Legacy Advisors Network (PLAN), Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, steering committee

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