Karen is the Deloitte Tax Global Private Client Leader as well as the Private Wealth Tax Leader for the U.S. East Region.

Karen specializes in serving international and domestic private clients, including income, estate and gift tax planning and compliance for domestic and cross-border families and their family offices, domestic and foreign trust income taxation, taxation relating to individual expatriation, and related information reporting.

Karen is a regular speaker at external tax and estate planning seminars and has authored and co-authored numerous professional articles. Karen is Chair of the AICPA Foreign Trust Task Force and a member of the AICPA Expatriation Task Force. Karen also develops and delivers numerous internal tax training programs.

Karen earned her LLM in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, JD from Brooklyn Law School, and both a BBA and MBA in Accounting from Pace University. Karen is a CPA and a member of the New York State Bar.