Forbes Quotes Gideon Rothschild on Using Onshore Trusts for Asset Protection

July 23, 2010

Gideon Rothschild is quoted in the article "You Don't Have To Move Your Money Offshore To Get Asset Protection" published by on July 21, 2010. Due to the stringent legal reporting requirements for offshore holdings, Gideon reveals that more and more clients are opting to set up onshore trusts to protect their assets and diversify their holdings. The article will appear in Forbes Magazine on August 9, 2010. To view the online article, please click here.

Gideon Rothschild is co-chair of the Trusts and Estates group and chair of the Asset Protection group at Moses & Singer. Gideon’s practice is focused in the areas of domestic and international estate planning and asset protection, including the use of sophisticated estate planning techniques in the representation of high-net-worth individuals. He distinguishes himself from his peers by educating his clients on the non-tax benefits available with trusts and other vehicles to achieve both tax savings and wealth preservation. A frequent lecturer and author on asset protection and estate planning for the multi-national client, Gideon is the recipient of several honors and awards, including "America’s Leading Lawyers for Wealth Management" by Chambers USA, Law & Politics' New York Super Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America® and "Top 100 Attorneys" serving private clients by Worth/Robb Report. For more information, please contact Gideon at 212.554.7806 or

Lawyers in Moses & Singer's Trusts and Estates and Asset Protection practice groups are internationally recognized for their considerable skill and extensive experience in the fields of asset protection and wealth preservation. Our lawyers provide a full range of tax and estate planning services to corporate executives, entrepreneurs, and other high-net-worth individuals. In addition to experience in the traditional areas of will and trust drafting and estate administration, our attorneys excel in the latest techniques to effectively plan for business succession while minimizing taxes and preserving and protecting clients' wealth from potential creditor risks. The client’s personal objectives and wealth preservation goals are integrated into the estate planning process.