Sean R. Weissbart concentrates his practice in the areas of trusts and estates law and tax-exempt organizations.
His trusts and estates practice focuses on domestic and international estate planning, the administration of trusts and estates, and the representation of beneficiaries and fiduciaries in contested matters in Surrogate's Court.
Sean also counsels tax-exempt organizations on matters ranging from formation and obtaining of tax-exempt status from the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) to complying with state and federal tax-exemption laws and the avoidance of excise taxes and the unrelated business income tax. He has also litigated against the IRS in United States federal courts.
During law school, Sean served on the editorial board for the Fordham Law Review.
Outside the Firm
Sean is a life-long New Yorker and resides in the city with his fiancée. When Sean is not helping clients, he enjoys skiing, running, and playing the piano.