Karen is an attorney in Taft’s Private Client practice group. She concentrates her practice in the areas of lifetime and post-mortem financial and tax planning, trust administration, and charitable giving. She implements customized estate plans for high-net-worth individuals, including the preparation of wills, revocable trusts, and irrevocable trusts. She also assists her clients in forming and funding limited liability companies in order to achieve both their tax planning and business succession planning goals. Karen has extensive experience in preserving wealth while mitigating tax liabilities both now and for the future.

All Service Areas


  • New York University School of Law

    Master of Laws in Taxation
    Tax Law Review, Editor
    Tax Law Review Scholarship

  • Northwestern University School of Law

    Dean’s List

  • University of Michigan Ross School of Business

    B.A. with distinction
    Golden Key National Honor Society
    National Society of Collegiate Scholars


  • State - Michigan
  • State - New York

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Michigan


  • New York State Bar Association