Fanny Karaman is a French avocat à la cour and U.S. tax lawyer concentrating her practice in the areas of U.S. and international taxation with a focus on cross-border issues in France and the U.S. While she does not practice French tax law, she regularly advises entities and individuals on taxation of U.S. and European investments, estate and gift tax exposures, and corporate structuring for the inbound and outbound entrepreneur.

Prior to joining KHD, Fanny Karaman practiced international tax law at a medium-sized firm in Paris (France) and at a boutique tax firm in New York City.

Fanny is a member of the French-American Bar Association, where she regularly speaks. She also teaches a one-week introductory U.S. tax law class at the Law School of the University of Rennes I.

Fanny is fluent in French, German and English.

Professional Licenses
and Designations

  • Attorney (New York and France)

Professional Affiliations

  • Teacher - Introductory U.S. Tax Law Class, Law School of the University of Rennes


  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), U.S. Tax Law, New York Law School
  • Master 2 in French Tax Law (French LL.M. equivalent), Law School of the University of Rennes, France (valedictorian)