Louis P. KarolPartner
Louis P. Karol is a Partner in the firm’s Trusts & Estates Practice Group and serves as Co-Chair of the firm’s Closely-Held Family Business Practice Group. The scope of his practice is diversified and includes all aspects of complex estate and trust planning, asset protection planning, business succession planning, residency tax controversies and estate litigation. In addition to being an attorney, Mr. Karol is also a Certified Public Accountant.
As a recognized leader in his field, Mr. Karol speaks and publishes extensively on various topics and issues pertaining to estate planning, business succession planning and taxation matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Karol was one of the founding members and managing partner of Karol & Sosnik, P.C., a boutique trusts and estates law firm, established in 1993 on Long Island.
New York University School of Law, LL.M. in Taxation 1989
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D. 1984
George Washington University, B.A, with distinction, (Accounting) 1980
Mr. Karol is admitted to practice in New York.
Mr. Karol is a member of the New York State Bar Association and its Trusts and Estates Law Section as well as a member of the American Bar Association, the Washington D.C. Society of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Elder Law Planners and the Nassau County Council on Estate Planning. Additionally, Mr. Karol also serves as Chairman of the Long Island Chapter of the Anti-Defamation League and is a Board member of the Long Island Chapter of Friends of Karen. He is a member of the Board of Directors of a leading Long Island publicly traded company and is a past Adjunct Professor of Long Island University –C.W. Post Campus.