Chambers and Partners named Carlsmith Ball one of the country’s top law firms for high net worth individuals and families in its “Chambers High Net Worth Guide.” The guide covers private wealth management work and related specialties.
Law firms, such as Carlsmith Ball, are profiled in the guide along with leading accounting and tax firms, private banks, and wealth management firms.
The guide quoted clients who spoke very highly of Carlsmith Ball, including one who observed Carlsmith Ball "has a lot of horsepower and lots of good lawyers."
Another client added Carlsmith Ball has "a fantastic support team of outstanding advisers, which is second to none and can provide advice at a very sophisticated level."
In addition, Carlsmith Ball attorneys Joanne Lo Grimes and Harry Y. Oda were ranked in the guide for their excellent work. Ms. Grimes is a lawyer and certified financial planner. She often represents fiduciaries in trust administration matters.
Harry Oda handles many types of matters for high net worth clients, including estate planning, probate and tax matters. One client interviewed by Chambers and Partners described Mr. Oda as "a fantastic adviser, and also a wonderful listener and real decent human being."