NEWARK, NJ—McCarter & English, LLP is pleased to welcome Judson “Jud” M. Stein as a partner and Lauren P. Nakachi as an associate to its Trusts, Estates & Private Clients practice.
Stein has more than 40 years of experience guiding clients through the complexities of estate and personal tax planning; charitable giving; estate administration; trusts; fiduciary issues; and elder law. In addition, he represents individuals and business owners before state and federal tax authorities, and counsels clients on business formation, operations, and succession planning. Stein is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), and previously has been an adjunct professor at Seton Hall University School of Law. He received his J.D. from Rutgers Law School, his LL.M in Taxation from New York University School of Law, and his B.S. in Economics & Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Nakachi focuses her practice on estate planning and administration, including the preparation of estate planning documents to help her clients meet their wealth transfer, gift planning, and business succession goals. She also counsels clients in estate administration matters. Nakachi received her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law and her B.A. in History from Manhattan College.
Both Stein and Nakachi join from Genova Burns LLC in Newark, N.J.