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Christopher J. Roman

Christopher J. Roman

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Tax, Probate, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills

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About Me

Christopher J. Roman is an attorney who handles a wide variety of tax-related matters for his clients, including estate planning, estate and trust administration, estate litigation and tax controversies for businesses, families, executives, entrepreneurs and other high net worth individuals. He achieves results for his clients with creative yet practical solutions that help to preserve and enhance their wealth.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Wills & Living Wills: 20%
  2. Trusts: 20%
  3. Probate: 20%
  4. Tax: 20%
  5. Estate Planning: 20%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Travis Scales

    Chris and I worked closely on a variety of estate and tax matters. He has an extensive amount of experience and knowledge to contribute.

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    Travis Scales Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Robert I. Aufseeser

    I've known Chris for several years, and he's a very knowledgeable attorney. I highly endorse him.

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    Robert Aufseeser Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Levin, Schreder & Carey, P.C.

120 N. LaSalle Street
Floor 38
Chicago, IL, 60607

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 201103/13/2015
NJActive200905/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2013
First Prize, The Mary Moers Wenig Student Writing CompetitionACTEC2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLevin, Schreder & Carey2015 - Present
AssociateEinhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, P.C.2010 - 2015

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Estate Planning Council of Northern New JerseyN/A2010 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Morris County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
University of Notre Dame Alumni Club of Northern New JerseyN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
J.B. v. W.B., 2013 N.J. LEXIS 834N/A

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Journal of AccountancyTransfer taxes: 5 questions to ask clients with international ties2015
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Journal“Protecting Your Clients’ Assets from their Future Ex-Sons and Daughters-In-Law: The Impact of Evolving Trust Laws on Alimony Awards”2014
Trusts & EstatesDead or Alive? How to rescue your divorced client’s life insurance policy from an ILIT2014
New Jersey Law JournalMaybe a Discretionary Trust Isn't So Discretionary After All2010

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws2013
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of Notre DameN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
NJICLEFatal Flaws: Avoiding Will Writing Mistakes2014
Protecting Your New Family: A Guide to Ensuring a Healthy Financial FutureIntroduction to Estate Planning2013
NJ ICLE WebinarLiving Wills: Winning the End Game2013
Greater Middlesex Somerset Estate Planning CouncilFrom Romance to Ruin: Estate Planning Issues Before, During and After the Divorce2013