Paige Ben-Yaacov is a Partner in the Private Clients Group of Baker Botts L.L.P., where she focuses on estate planning and estate administration for high net worth individuals. Ms. Ben-Yaacov is a frequent speaker on estate planning and administration topics, and has been quoted in articles appearing in The New York Times.
In Ms. Ben-Yaacov’s estate planning practice, she helps clients develop and implement strategies to transfer assets to their beneficiaries in a manner that minimizes federal gift and estate taxes, preserving assets in the client’s family for future generations. These strategies may include the use of defined-value formulas, sales to intentionally defective trusts, the creation of generation-skipping trusts, GRATs, QPRTs, etc.
In Ms. Ben-Yaacov’s estate administration practice, she helps fiduciaries and beneficiaries understand, fulfill, and exercise their rights and responsibilities.
Ms. Ben-Yaacov brings a very personal approach to her practice, building trusted relationships with her clients and their families that provide her with a deep understanding of their needs and desires for their estate planning.