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Zena M. Tamler

Zena M. Tamler

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

New York, NY, USA

Zena Tamler joined S&C’s Estates and Personal Group in 2001 and was elected partner in October 2009. She represents high net worth individuals and families in connection with their personal legal matters, with particular focus on sophisticated tax and estate planning matters and the structuring of family business affairs.

Ms. Tamler represents fiduciaries in connection with the administration of estates and trusts and advises a variety of charitable organizations. She has experience with a broad range of international tax and estate planning matters, including the taxation and administration of non-U.S. trusts and the structuring of multijurisdictional estates.

Ms. Tamler is a member of the Committee on Estate and Gift Taxation and a past member of the Committee on Trusts, Estates & Surrogate’s Courts of the New York City Bar Association. She is also a member of the Trusts and Estates Group of the UJAFederation of New York and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. Ms. Tamler is a member of the New York Board of the Anti-Defamation League, prior co-chair of its Lawyer’s Division, and co-chair of its Professional Advisory Committee on Planned Charitable Giving. She is a member of the Board of
Creative Alternatives of New York.

Ms. Tamler has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in the area of Estate Planning & Probate by New York Super Lawyers (2011–2014)

  • Partner since 2010
  • Harvard Law School, J.D. 2001
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A. 1997

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