With over 25 years of experience, Jennifer Zakin has an extensive background in sophisticated estate and tax planning, probate and trust administration. Jennifer counsels a wide range of moderate to high net worth individuals and families on estate planning and other family wealth transfer issues and provides them with customized plans and techniques to maximize and protect the transfer of wealth to each subsequent generation.
Jennifer works extensively with clients who are business owners to transfer ownership of business interests to future generations while minimizing transfer tax cost and without disruption of the family business. Additionally, Jennifer assists doctors and other professionals in need of asset protection planning; specifically, she recommends and executes intricate asset protection plans involving entities such as family limited partnerships and limited liability companies, irrevocable trusts, and a combination of these techniques.
Active in legal and business associations throughout Palm Beach County, Jennifer has co-authored numerous articles and presented at seminars pertaining to asset protection, estate and entity planning.
Jennifer is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®. In 2013, Jennifer received a Rising Star designation from Super Lawyers magazine and a Top Attorney recognition by Florida’s Outstanding Young Lawyers.
A member of the Florida Bar, Jennifer received her law degree from Nova Southeastern University and her LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Miami School of Law. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.