Michael L. Van Cise is an associate in the Private Wealth Practice.
Mr. Van Cise focuses his practice on assisting clients with sophisticated wealth transfer planning, federal and state wealth transfer taxation, business succession planning, charitable giving, probate and estate administration. Mr. Van Cise advises high net worth individuals and families on planning vehicles to preserve family wealth and family values. Because the work of the Private Wealth Practice is focused on wealthy families, Mr. Van Cise and his colleagues have a unique depth of experience in helping wealthy individuals craft an estate plan and conduct strategic wealth transfer planning. Mr. Van Cise has experience assisting clients with grantor retained annuity trusts funded with assets including publicly traded securities, closely held businesses and holding companies. Mr. Van Cise also works with clients in business succession planning for family-owned and closely held businesses. Mr. Van Cise’s experience also includes assisting families with planning for non-resident aliens and lifetime and testamentary charitable planning.