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Apr 25, 2018, 06:16 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Honored with Two Recent Prestigious Awards

Handler Thayer, LLP is very pleased to announce two of its most recent awards. The firm was honored by Private Asset Management Magazine as 2018's...


Feb 27, 2018, 03:07 ET Handler Thayer, LLP 2018 Family Office Outlook

Spurred by continued wealth creation, globalization of businesses and investments and continued concentration of wealth, family offices have...


Nov 22, 2017, 14:33 ET The 2017 Family Wealth Alliance Leadership Award For Lifetime Achievement Conferred On Thomas J. Handler Of Handler Thayer, LLP

At the Family Wealth Alliance Fall Forum held at the Union League Club of Chicago, Alliance CEO Thomas R. Livergood and James H. McLaughlin, a...


Mar 22, 2017, 18:04 ET Handler Thayer, LLP 2017 Family Office Outlook

Family offices have continued to place considerable resources behind all aspects of risk management. This focus is expected to continue for the...


Mar 16, 2017, 13:58 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Named Best Law Firm In The U.S. For Client Service

Handler Thayer announced today that Private Asset Management ("PAM") presented the law firm with the award for Best Private Client Law Firm in the...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:00 ET Handler Thayer & Leading Industry Experts Host Family Office Private Capital Forum

Handler Thayer LLP, a leading law firm serving family offices and high net worth individuals, is hosting a groundbreaking one-day forum with over 30...


Apr 08, 2016, 09:00 ET Handler Thayer Named 2016 Best Legal Team By Family Wealth Report

Handler Thayer, LLP, one of North America's foremost private client law firms, was named Best Legal Team in North America at the annual Family Wealth ...


Jul 14, 2015, 01:22 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Wins Unprecedented Recognition

Handler Thayer, LLP is very pleased to announce its most recent awards. The firm was honored by Private Asset Management Magazine as 2015's Best...


Mar 12, 2015, 02:12 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Family Office Outlook 2015

Handler Thayer, LLP, has been repeatedly recognized as the foremost private client law firm in the North America and in 2015 was again named the...


Mar 05, 2014, 08:00 ET 2014 Best Private Client Law Firm Recognition For Handler Thayer, LLP

For the third consecutive year, Chicago-based Handler Thayer, LLP has been recognized at the annual Private Asset Management Awards ("PAM"), honored...


Feb 16, 2014, 09:00 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Named 2014 Estate Planning Law Firm of the Year

Handler Thayer, LLP has been chosen for the second consecutive year as the Large Tier winner of the 2014 Corporate International Magazine Global...


Jul 09, 2013, 11:00 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Named Best Private Client Law Firm in North America

At the annual Family Office Review conference and awards gala held at the University Club and Waldorf Astoria in Chicago, Illinois, Family Office...


Feb 26, 2013, 11:30 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Named Best Private Client Law Firm In The United States For 2013

For the second year in a row, Handler Thayer, LLP has been recognized by Private Asset Management Magazine ("PAM") for excellence and innovation. At...


Dec 05, 2012, 07:42 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Family Office Update: CFTC Reinstates Family Office Exception

On November 29, 2012, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (the "CFTC") released a blanket No-Action Letter providing relief from registration as ...


Aug 31, 2012, 02:59 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Commercial Practice Alert -- The SEC Proposed Rule 506(c) To Permit General Solicitation

On August 29, 2012, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") released its first proposed rule for the implementation of the Jumpstart Our...


Jul 10, 2012, 12:25 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Named Best Private Client Law Firm in North America

At the premiere Family Office Review conference and awards gala held in Chicago, Illinois at the Peninsula Hotel, Family Office Review named Handler...


May 17, 2012, 03:01 ET Handler Thayer Family Office Alert -- The Commodity Futures Trading Commission Rescinds a Common Family Office Exemption

The recent implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act") requirements has significantly...


Mar 02, 2012, 10:24 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Wins 2012 PAM Award for Best Overall Law Firm

At the Annual Private Asset Management Awards Dinner held in New York City, Private Asset Management Magazine named Handler Thayer, LLP as the Best...


Feb 17, 2012, 07:46 ET Handler Thayer Commercial Practice Alert - SEC Revises "Qualified Client" Definition

On February 15, 2012, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") released its final rule regarding Investment Adviser Performance...


Jan 27, 2012, 01:17 ET Handler Thayer Tax Alert

IRS Announces New Voluntary Disclosure Program for Offshore Accounts and Assets On January 9, 2012, the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS") reopened an...


Jan 26, 2012, 02:30 ET Handler Thayer Commercial Practice Alert - SEC Reaffirms Position with Respect to RIA Registration for Special Purpose Vehicles

On January 19, 2012, the Division of Investment Management of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Staff" or the "SEC") reaffirmed its...


Jun 27, 2011, 02:31 ET Handler Thayer Family Office Alert

On June 23, 2011, the Securities Exchange Commission ("SEC") promulgated Final Rule 275.202(a)(11)(G)-1 ("Final Rule") defining the term "family...


Apr 16, 2011, 01:08 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Tax Alert - Spring 2011

Income tax, gift tax and estate tax planning have taken on a new level of importance due to the effects of the Tax Reform Act of 2010 ("the Act")....


Apr 15, 2011, 08:40 ET Handler Thayer, LLP Family Office Outlook 2011

Family Offices have continued to place considerable resources behind all aspects of risk management. This focus is expected to continue for the...


Feb 14, 2011, 07:01 ET SEC Accredited Investor Rules Spark Debate

When are you "wealthy enough" to invest in private placements? Section 413(a) of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the...