Lauren A. Galbraith

Senior Associate
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Lauren Galbraith's practice focuses on complex trust and estate matters, including the development and implementation of estate plans, wealth transfer strategies, business succession plans, and long-range gift plans for families for effective gift and estate tax planning.  Her compassionate and detailed approach brings peace of mind to her clients through their various life events.

Ms. Galbraith engages in transition planning for families with closely held businesses and real property holdings, including families with wineries, vineyards and wine-related businesses, among others.  She has administered estates with illiquid family business interests and real property holdings.

Her practice includes privacy planning to limit publically available information about clients and their holdings, and asset protection planning to protect clients and their families from potential liabilities.  She has experience negotiating premarital agreements and advising individuals on related tax and community property issues. She also advises on the formation and administration of private foundations and public charities, and has represented donors of substantial charitable gifts to major museums and hospitals.