McDermott Will & Emery
Christen Douglas focuses her practice on trust and estate planning, administration and litigation. In planning trusts and estates, Christen counsels individuals and families with respect to estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxation, family business succession and philanthropic planning. Drawing on her experience as a litigator, she is able to anticipate and avoid common missteps in planning clients’ estates that might otherwise lead to costly litigation. When litigation is necessary, Christen offers a unique perspective by understanding the highly technical aspects of estate and tax planning as well as the strategy of litigation.