Boston, MA. International law firm Nixon Peabody LLP announces the arrival of Amiel Weinstock. Mr. Weinstock joins the firm as counsel in the private clients practice group and will be based in the firm’s Boston office. He was previously with K&L Gates LLP.
Mr. Weinstock concentrates his practice on income, estate and gift taxation, and the navigation of complex tax issues as they arise in both personal and corporate situations as well as estate planning and wealth succession, probate and trust and estate administration. He assists clients on the accumulation, management and distribution of personal wealth, and develops sophisticated estate plans for owners of closely held businesses.
“The complexities of the current economic environment are impacting individuals on personal levels and, in turn, are raising more questions for our clients regarding their financial goals,” said Deborah L. Anderson, leader of the firm’s private clients practice group. “Our strong team of attorneys, financial planners, and certified public accountants are nationally recognized and well-positioned to address the needs for legal, financial, tax, and investment counsel in a single place.”
Boston office managing partner Andrew I. Glincher added, “We pride ourselves in knowing and understanding our clients’ businesses and being able to provide forward-thinking legal advice. Amiel’s arrival supplements our strong private clients team here in Boston and also nationally. We are pleased to welcome him to the firm.”
Mr. Weinstock earned both his J.D. and LL.M. from Boston University School of Law and is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, B.A. cum laude.