Shifra Herzberg

Shifra Herzberg

Of Counsel

Shifra Herzberg focuses her practice on estate planning and estate administration for high net worth individuals. Shifra provides advice in planning, implementing, and administering tax-efficient wealth transfer, business succession, and charitable strategies consistent with the family’s goals and values.  Shifra also provides advice with respect to prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Her practice includes planning for U.S. and non-U.S. citizens and residents. Shifra has advised on the formation and administration of private foundations and charitable trusts.

Concentrations

  • Estate planning
  • Estate administration
  • Charitable planning

Capabilities

Experience

  • Judicial intern, Honorable Harold Adler, New York State Supreme Court, Bronx, New York, Summer 2005
 

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, New York Metro Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," 2015-2017
  • Recipient, Mt. Sinai Jewish Center Community Service Award, 2011
  • Recipient, UJA-Federation’s “Volunteer of Excellence” award for community service, 2010
  • Chair, Mt. Sinai Jewish Center Community Service Committee, 2007-2011

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, 2007
    • Executive board, Moot Court Honor Society
  • LL.M., New York University School of Law
  • B.A., Thomas Edison State College
Admissions
  • New York
  • New Jersey