Our Practice

Davidson, Dawson's expertise is selective but deep. We regularly handle matters involving:

  • Personal Planning and Wealth Transfer
    • Estate and tax planning
    • Preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney and advance health care directives
    • Business succession planning
    • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
  • Probate Proceedings
  • Administration of trusts and estates, whether as executors or trustees ourselves, or in support of financial institutions or family members serving as fiduciaries
  • New York Surrogate's Court and Connecticut Probate Court matters
  • Estate and gift tax appeals
  • Residential real estate, including cooperative apartments and condominiums
  • Formation of partnerships, corporations, limited liability companies and joint ventures for families
  • Creation and administration of private charitable foundations and public charities

Our offices are in Manhattan and Connecticut. Members of the firm are also admitted to practice in Florida and Massachusetts. We work closely with leading law firms and other professionals, nationally and internationally, in other jurisdictions and fields of law.