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Larry Katzenstein

Partner

St. Louis
314 552 6187 direct
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Larry is a nationally known authority on estate planning and planned giving. He practices in the firm's private client services area and is a frequent speaker around the country to professional groups.

He appears annually on several American Bar Association-American Law Institute estate planning programs and has spoken at many other national tax institutes, including the Notre Dame Tax Institute, the University of Miami Heckerling Estate Planning Institute and the Southern Federal Tax Institute. Larry has served as an adjunct professor at the Washington University School of Law where he has taught both estate and gift taxation and fiduciary income taxation.

A former chair of the American Bar Association Tax Section Fiduciary Income Tax Committee, he is the current chair of several Tax Section charitable planning subcommittees. He is a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and a member of its Charitable Planning Committee and a member of the advisory board of the New York University National Center on Philanthropy and the Law. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in the field of Trusts and Estates. Larry was named the St. Louis Non-Profit/Charities Lawyer of the Year in 2011 and 2015 and the St. Louis Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year in 2010 and 2013 by Best Lawyers®. He was nationally ranked in the 2009-2016 editions of Chambers USA for Wealth Management.

Larry is also the creator of Tiger Tables actuarial software, which is widely used by tax lawyers and accountants as well as the Internal Revenue Service.

Presentations

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2013 Skills Training for Estate Planners;
New York Law School, July 18-19, 2013

ALI-CLE Program Estate Planning in Depth;
Madison, WI, June 23-28, 2013

ACTEC 2013 Summer Meeting;
Philadelphia, PA, June 20-23, 2013

Presentation to Springfield Community Foundation;
Springfield, MO, May 30, 2013

Presentation to the Archdiocese of Chicago/Catholic Charities Annual Seminar;
Chicago, IL, June 5, 2013

Presentation to Springfield Community Foundation
Springfield, MO May 30, 2013

ALI-ABA Planning Techniques for Large Estates;
Scottsdale, AZ, May 17, 2013

ALI-ABA Charitable Giving Techniques;
Washington D.C., May 2-3, 2013

ALI-ABA Advanced Estate Planning Techniques Program;
San Francisco, CA, February 14, 2013

Presentation to Las Vegas Estate Planning Counsel;
Las Vegas, NV, February 1, 2013

Presentation at Tenth Annual Sophisticated Trusts and Estates Law Institute;
New York City, October 26, 2012

Presentation at New York University National Center on Philanthropy and the Law;
October 26, 2012

Presentation on Charitable Planning Techniques for Salvation Army;
Minneapolis, MN, September 19, 2012

ALI-ABA-- Estate Planning Update Broadcase;
September 27, 2012

Tax Aspects of Gifts of Art to Museums and Other Charities;
El Paso Texas Art Museum, August 10, 2012

Skills Training Program;
New York Law School, July 12, 2012

ALI-ABA Estate Planning in Depth;
Madison, WI, June 17-22, 2012

ALI-ABA Estate Planning Update Broadcast;
May 31, 2012

St. Louis Planned Giving Council Presentation;
St. Louis, MO, May 17, 2012

ALI-ABA Planning Techniques for Large Estates;
Boston, MA, April 23-27, 2012

Presentation at American Council on Gift Annuities Annual Conference;
San Francisco, CA, April 19, 2012

ALI-ABA Advanced Estate Planning Techniques;
San Francisco, CA, April 19, 2012

ALI-ABA Charitable Giving Techniques;
Chicago, IL, April 12-13, 2012

American College for Trust and Estate Council Presentation;
Miami, FL, March 10, 2012

ALI-ABA Estate Planning Update Broadcast;
February 9, 2012

New York State Bar Association Program;
New York, NY November 18, 2011

New York Planned Giving Council;
New York, NY November 16, 2011

NYU Philanthropy Program;
New York, NY October 27 - 28, 2011

ALI-ABA Planning Large Estates;
San Francisco, CA October 24 - 25, 2011

American Association of Zoos and Aquariums Program;
St. Louis, MO October 21, 2011

ALI-ABA Video Update;
St. Louis, MO September 22, 2011

Notre Dame Tax Conference;
Notre Dame, IN September 16, 2011

New York School of Law Skills Training Program;
New York, NY July 13, 2011

ALI-ABA Estate Planning in Depth;
Madison, WI June 14, 2011

ALI-ABA Charitable Giving Techniques;
Boston, MA June 2 - 3, 2011

ABA Planning Large Estates Program;
Chicago, IL May 19, 2011

ABA Tax Section;
Washington, DC May 7, 2011

Museum of Science and Industry - Planned Giving;
Chicago, IL April 27, 2011

ALI-ABA Advanced Estate Planning Techniques;
San Francisco, CA March 24 - 25, 2011

News

Tom Corbett, Larry Katzenstein featured in Chambers’ inaugural High Net Worth guide

25 Thompson Coburn attorneys recognized in 2016 Chambers USA

27 Thompson Coburn attorneys recognized in 2015 Chambers USA

Congratulations to our 15 St. Louis ‘Lawyers of the Year’

112 Thompson Coburn attorneys featured in 2015 Best Lawyers list

Saint Louis Legacy Awards honor Dale Knight, Larry Katzenstein, Covenant Place

29 Thompson Coburn attorneys recognized in 2014 Chambers USA

More than 50 attorneys named to 2012 Missouri Bar Pro Bono Hall of Fame

Larry Katzenstein offers charitable organizations guidance on tax fallout of ‘fiscal cliff’ law

Leading philanthropy company names Larry Katzenstein to advisory board

19 Thompson Coburn partners named 2013 St. Louis Lawyers of the Year

Larry Katzenstein Featured in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Publication