Mr. Graber represents clients in planning both inter vivos and testamentary distribution of assets employing effective tax saving techniques and strategies.  Typical matters include the use of complex wills, trusts including irrevocable trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, grantor retained unitrusts, life insurance trusts, defective trusts, charitable remainder trusts, charitable lead trusts, and family limited partnerships to take advantage of estate minimization techniques using valuation discounts.

He has represented executors and trustees in the administration of trusts and estates, as well as having served in many instances as an executor and trustee for clients.  Mr. Graber also served on the adjunct faculty of the University of Memphis for 10 years instructing in Federal Gift and Estate tax law.

Of Counsel

Telephone: 901.761.1263

Fax: 901.866.0196

Email: sgraber@harkavyshainberg.com

  • New York University School of Law, L.L.M., 1982
  • University of Memphis School of Law, J.D. (1981)
  • Johns Hopkins University, B.A., 1978

Tennessee, 1981
New York, 1999