Richard A. Fava

Rich’s practice focuses on tax, estate and financial planning for both U.S. and non-U.S. based high-net worth individuals and families, with a particular emphasis on international tax and trust planning.  He counsels clients on family office issues, as well as on tax and business succession planning for closely-held businesses and investment entities.  Rich also advises on inbound and outbound business and tax planning and structuring.

Rich worked as a U.S. lawyer in London, England for three years and has extensive experience advising on US-UK integrated tax and estate planning for both individuals and fiduciaries.  He is a regular advisor to financial institutions and other intermediaries that serve as fiduciaries of trusts with U.S. and non-U.S. beneficiaries, advising on the U.S. tax and information reporting requirements, potential planning opportunities and the pitfalls to be avoided.

Rich graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in economics, concentration in accounting (1995), and from the American University’s Washington College of Law with a J.D. (1999).  Prior to joining Kozusko Harris Duncan in July of 2009, Rich was a Partner at Withers Bergman LLP.  He is licensed to practice in Connecticut and New York.

Direct Line:  203.562.0426
Direct Fax:  203.907.1945
E-Mail Address:  rfava@kozlaw.com