Connell Foley Partner Named Top Attorney By Worth Magazine

Saturday, December 1, 2007 - 00:00

Connell Foley partner Anthony Vitiello has been named a "Top 100" attorney by the editors of Worth magazine for the third straight year. Published in the December, 2007 issue, this list results from The magazine's recognition of those who have earned this distinction for their outstanding expertise, insight, trustworthiness and commitment to their clients' needs.

Mr. Vitiello is the chairman of the Taxation and Estate Planning Group at Connell Foley LLP. His practice is limited to tax planning for individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations, estates and trusts, with particular emphasis on estate planning and asset protection planning. He brings his innovative expertise to planning estates from four million to over five hundred million dollars, as well as advising family foundations, closely held corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies on significant tax issues.

While in government service, Mr. Vitiello was involved in complex tax controversies in the United States Tax Court, including corporate tax disputes involving millions of dollars in tax liability, complex estate tax litigation matters, and cases involving personal income tax.

Mr. Vitiello has lectured extensively and published on estate planning and related tax matters. He had been an Adjunct Professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University for five years where he taught estate planning courses.