PRACTICE AREAS


Anita S. Rosenbloom concentrates in the areas of estate planning, business succession planning and estate and trust administration and litigation. She has particular expertise concerning estate, gift, generation-skipping and fiduciary income taxes and the use of life insurance and other trust vehicles in estate plans to reduce tax liability. Since joining Stroock in 1980, Ms. Rosenbloom has represented individuals, corporations, closely held businesses and other entities in transactions involving the acquisition and disposition of interests by decedents’ estates and trusts. She also assists individual clients with matters of family law, such as premarital and separation agreements, as well as with the creation and administration of charitable gift programs and foundations.

HONORS & AWARDS

Ms. Rosenbloom has annually been recognized by Best Lawyers since 2005. She has also been featured in New York Super Lawyers since 2006 and was listed as one of the "Top Women in the New York Metro Area."

Ms. Rosenbloom was also selected by Worth Magazine as one of the top 100 attorneys in the United States.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member, Stroock Diversity Committee
  • Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
  • Member, Trusts & Estates Tax Committee, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Member, New York State Bar Association

SELECTED ACTIVITIES

Ms. Rosenbloom has lectured at the New York City Bar Association, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Practising Law Institute and has written articles on numerous estate planning subjects, including the use of life insurance and other trust vehicles to reduce tax liability and special planning considerations for the succession of closely-held business interests.

Ms. Rosenbloom is a co-author of Manning on Estate Planning (Practising Law Institute, 7th ed., 2013 updated annually). Her articles appear in publications such as the New York Law Journal, the New York University Institute on Federal Taxation, New York State Bar Association N.Y. Real Property Law Journal and the New York State Bar Association Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter, and the Practising Law Institute’s Tax Law and Estate Planning Series.

SPEECHES & EVENTS

  • Featured Speaker, "Ownership of Cooperative Apartments and Condominiums by Trusts: An Overview of Popular Trusts and Obtaining Transfer Approval from Cooperative Boards," New York City Bar, City Bar Center for CLE, November 16, 2016; November 17, 2015
  • Speaker, "Hot Federal and New York Issues in Estate Planning," New York City Bar, City Bar Center for CLE, November 10, 2016
  • Speaker, "Annual Estate Planning Conference," New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, New York, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016
  • Speaker, "New York Tax Law Changes Affecting Estate Planning & Trusts," New York City Bar, City Bar Center for CLE, November 5, 2015
  • Speaker, "Living with the New NYS Estate, Gift & Trust Income Tax Provisions," New York City Bar, City Bar Center for CLE, October 23, 2014

PUBLICATIONS

  • Co-author, "Manning on Estate Planning," Practising Law Institute, 7th ed., 2013 and annual updates 
  • Co-author, "Cooperative Housing Corporations-Ownership by Trusts: A Retrospective and a Forecast," New York State Bar Association N.Y. Real Estate Property Law Journal, Summer 2014, Vol. 42, No. 3
  • Co-author, "Cooperative Housing Corporations-Ownership by Trusts: A Retrospective and a Forecast," New York State Bar Association Trusts & Estates Newsletter, Winter 2013, Vol. 46, No. 4

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

New York, 1981

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1981


EDUCATION

LL.M., New York University, 1987; Tax

J.D., cum laude, New York University School of Law, 1980; Member, New York University Law Review; Order of the Coif

B.A., summa cum laude, State University of New York, Buffalo , 1976

 

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