Bob Smith is a retired partner of the firm who focused his practice in the areas of estate planning and estate and trust administration. He has assisted individuals in planning for the distribution of their assets at death and in formulating arrangements designed to minimize death taxes, lifetime transfer taxes, and income taxes. Mr. Smith has been involved in the settlement of estates, representing both corporate and individual executors before the Internal Revenue Service, the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services, and the probate courts. His practice also involved questions of present and deferred charitable giving, trust law, conservatorships, guardianships, and other fiduciary relationships.
Mr. Smith has acted as counsel to tax-exempt entities and is active as a volunteer in several community organizations. He has been named to the Connecticut Super Lawyers® list in the area of Estate Planning & Probate since 2006 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.).