Alistair "Sandy" Christopher assists private clients in achieving their key tax and non-tax goals through the creation and implementation of multi-generational wealth transfer structures. He advises on all aspects of transfer tax planning for high-net worth individuals, including closely-held business owners and private equity professionals, utilizing a variety of sophisticated techniques such as trust decanting, dynasty trusts, sales to intentionally defective grantor trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, beneficiary sales to grantor and non-grantor trusts and charitable lead annuity trusts. Sandy also has significant experience in the creation and on-going administration of family offices, as well as the issues facing trustees in the administration of complex trusts.
magna cum laude, Order of the Coif2005
Yale Club of New Haven, Board of Directors