ATLANTA—Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Nikola R. Djuric and one practice area at the firm earned recognition in the first-ever edition of Chambers High Net Worth (HNW).
Chambers, a leading legal research organization, conducted thousands of in-depth peer and client interviews in 25 jurisdictions across Europe, the Americas and Asia for its newest guide that focuses on the international private wealth market. Law firms and lawyers in accountancy and tax firms, private banks, and wealth management and fiduciary services firms were evaluated on legal ability, professional conduct, commercial awareness, diligence and commitment.
The firm received a ranking in Private Wealth Law – Georgia. Mr. Djuric was recognized in the Private Wealth Law – Georgia and Private Wealth: Eastern Region – USA categories.
At Sutherland, Mr. Djuric advises clients on estate planning—including the preparation of wills and trust instruments and tax and succession planning for closely held businesses. A member of Sutherland’s Tax Practice Group, he practices primarily in estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer tax; wills, trusts and administration of estates; tax controversies; fiduciary litigation; and private foundations. In particular, he works closely with private family offices and their professional advisers on multigenerational estate planning. As chair of the Legislation Committee of the State Bar of Georgia Fiduciary Law Section, Mr. Djuric has been active for many years in the reform of Georgia’s law of trusts and estates.
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