Chambers USA High Net Worth (HNW) guide 2019 has listed Taft's Private Client group in Band 2 in Ohio and Indiana for qualities including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by clients.
The HNW guide is specifically aimed at the international private wealth market. It covers private wealth management legal work and related specialties in key jurisdictions and features in-depth editorial about the leading lawyers and law firms that address the comprehensive needs of wealthy individuals and families.
The guide lists Taft as having a well-regarded private client department that assists wealthy clients with a range of matters, including tax planning, estate planning and business succession, as well as representing clients in trusts and estates litigation cases.
Private Client chair Susan Wheatley and Indiana partner Richard Kissel were also individually honored by the guide.
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