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Cantor & Webb Ranked Among Top International Private Client Firms in Chambers Global 2014

Cantor & Webb Shortlisted for Prestigious 2014 Citywealth Magic Circle Awards

Partner Kathryn von Matthiessen Featured in STEP 60-Second Interview

Cantor & Webb Shortlisted: Best Law Firm of the Year, Private Asset Management Magazine (PAM) and Effective Legal Team Award, Family Wealth Report Awards

Firm Partner Arthur J. Dichter Quoted in the Daily Tax Report


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Cantor & Webb P.A. Hires New Partner, Kathryn von Matthiessen

Cantor & Webb Attorneys Included in 2013 Citywealth Leaders List

Cantor & Webb Shortlisted for Citywealth Magic Circle Awards

Preparing for The Future: Managing Partners Focus on Building Financial and Human Capital” – South Florida Legal Guide – 2012 Financial Edition

Cantor & Webb P.A. Receives 2013 “Best Law Firms” Ranking

Cantor & Webb P.A. Hosts First Ever GGI North and Latin American Joint Conference in Miami

Steven L. Cantor Named Latin America’s Legal Stars – Latin Business Chronicle

Steven L. Cantor Receives STEP Founder’s Award for Outstanding Achievement

STEP Private Client Awards – Cantor & Webb P.A. Finalist for North American Team of the Year Award

Cantor & Webb P.A. Expands

USA – International/Cross Border Law Firm of the Year in Florida

Chambers & Partners – International Private Client Global 2011

Cantor & Webb P.A. – “Una “Boutique” Legal de Éxito”

Appearances 2014

Nov. 13-15, 2014 Legal Week Private Client Forum 2014 – Villa d’Este, Cernobbio, Lake Como, Italy

Nov. 6-7, 2014 STEP World Congress – Miami, FL

October 3, 2014 Mourant Ozannes International Trusts & Private Client Conference 2014 – Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
“Wealth planning for US and UK beneficiaries: does one size fit all?” – Kathryn von Matthiessen

September 4-5, 2014 STEP Latin American Conference – Mexico City, Mexico

August 14-17, 2014 GGI Latin American Regional Conference – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

June 11, 2014 Family Office Exchange Webinar
“Tax and Estate Planning Issues of Multijurisdictional Cross-Border Families” – Kathryn von Matthiessen

June 4, 2014 7th Annual US-Latin America Tax Planning Strategies Conference – Miami, FL
“Passive Investments Abroad – Tax Enforcement and CFC Rules by Various Latin American Countries” – Steven L. Cantor, Co-Chair

May 30, 2014 STEP Miami Summit – Miami, FL
Introduction and Miami Branch Updates – Hal J. Webb

May 15-18, 2014 GGI North American Regional Conference – New Orleans, LA
Trust & Estate Planning Practice Group Meeting – Arthur J. Dichter & Sarah Sindledecker

May 11-14, 2014 STEP Caribbean Conference – Nassau, Bahamas
“Clients Under Duress” – Hal J. Webb, Co-Panelist

May 7, 2014 FICPA Branch Meeting – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
“Understanding Indirect and Constructive Ownership Rules for Controlled Foreign Corporations (CFCs) and Passive Foreign Investment Companies (PFICs).” – Arthur J. Dichter

April 17, 2014 University of Miami High Net Worth Individuals Class – Miami, FL
“International Compliance – Forms” – Hal J. Webb and Arthur J. Dichter

April 3-6, 2014 GGI European Regional Conference – Edinburgh, Scotland
Trust & Estate Planning Practice Group Meeting – Steven L. Cantor

March 19, 2014 Seminario STEP México – Mexico City, Mexico
“Problemática fiscal derivada de la doble ciudadanía (México-EEUU) y sus alternativas de solución” – Steven L. Cantor, co-speaker

March 13-15, 2014 Legal Week Trust and Estates Litigation Forum 2014 – Provence, France
“BEWARE the width of the tax net: Settlement tax traps for litigators” – Kathryn von Matthiessen, co-speaker

February 24, 2014 Pam Awards 2014 – New York City, NY

February 20, 2014 STEP Miami Forum – Miami, FL

February 13, 2014 Latin Markets Private Wealth Management Forum – Panama City, Panama
“Dealing Directly with FATCA – Local, Regional & Global Perspectives” – Steven L. Cantor, co-speaker

January 30, 2014 University of Miami Lecture – Coral Gables, FL
“US Transfer Tax Considerations for the International Private Client” – Kathryn von Matthiessen

January 23-26, 2014 International Business and Finance Summit – Exuma, The Bahamas
“Post- FATCA: What Next?” – Steven L. Cantor

January 23, 2014 Cayman Finance International Tax Initiatives Seminar – Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
“Trusts: the implications of FATCA and how to deal with US and unknown beneficiaries” – Steven L. Cantor

January 23-24, 2014 Florida Bar’s 32nd Annual International Tax Conference – Miami, FL
“Optimizing the Tax Consequences of Inbound Investments into the US from the UK, Brazil, Venezuela and Colombia” – Hal J. Webb, co-moderator
“Rectifying International Tax and Information Return Errors and Seeking Penalty Abatement–Practical and Ethical Considerations” – Art Dichter, co-speaker

January 17, 2014 FIBA Wealth Management Breakfast Series – Miami, FL
“FATCA Update… Where are We Now?” – Steven L. Cantor

January 15, 2014 South Broward Board of Realtors – International Forum – Commercial Investment Committee – Pembroke Pines, FL
“Real Estate Structuring for International Clients” – Kathryn von Matthiessen


Appearances 2013 (click to expand)

December 5-8, 2013GGI Asia-Pacific Regional Conference – Mumbai, India
International Taxation Practice Group Meeting – “The Asian Family with United States Citizen Members: Tax and Estate Planning Opportunities” – Steven L. Cantor

November 30, 2013U.S. and International Persons Living or Holding Assets in the Dominican Republic Casa de Campo Presentation – Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic
“US Citizens and Fiscal Residents Living in the Dominican Republic – Tax and Reporting Obligations and the Impact of FATCA” – Steven L. Cantor

November 21-22, 20132013 FICPA Tax and Financial Planning Conference – Hollywood, FL
“International Tax Issues Every CPA Should Know” – Art J. Dichter & Hal J. Webb

November 20-21, 2013 20th World Offshore Convention – New York, NY
“International Tax Issues Every CPA Should Know” – Art J. Dichter & Hal J. Webb

October 31 – November 3, 2013GGI World Conference – Cancun, Mexico
Trust and Estate Planning Practice Group Meeting – Steven L. Cantor & Arthur J. Dichter
Business Development and Marketing Practice Group Meeting – “Communicating the Marketing Plan” – Lowry Brescia

October 29-30, 2013GGI Latin American Regional Conference – Cancun, Mexico
Trust and Estate Planning Practice Group Meeting – Steven L. Cantor

October 10-11, 2013STEP LATAM Conference 2013 – Montevideo, Uruguay

October 7, 2013STEP Brazil Branch Presentation – Sao Paolo, Brazil
“Common United States tax issues involved with Brazilian families who have either United States family members or property in the United States” – Hal J. Webb

October 4, 2013Mourant Ozannes International Trust & Private Client Conference – Grand Cayman
“Effective Compromise: traps for the unwary” – Steven L. Cantor

September 16-17, 2013FIBA Wealth Management Forum – Miami, FL
“How has Asset Management and Estate Planning Evolved in an Era of Increased Tax Transparency?” – Steven L. Cantor, Co-speaker

September 11, 2013FICPA North Dade South Broward Chapter Meeting – Fort Lauderdale, FL
“Current Status of Crackdown on Offshore Reporting and Available Options” – Arthur J. Dichter

August 28, 2013FIBA Webinar – Miami, FL
“International Families with U.S. Members: What Do We Do Now” – Steven L. Cantor & Kathryn Von Matthiessen

August 21, 2013Real Estate Seminar – Miami, FL
“U.S. Tax Planning for Foreign Buyers of Real Property” – Steven L. Cantor

June 27, 2013FATCA Seminar sponsored by Cayman Finance and the Ministry for Financial Services – Grand Cayman
“FATCA Compliance for Trust Companies and Directors” – Steven L. Cantor

June 12-14, 2013ABA 6th Annual U.S.-Latin American Tax Planning Strategies Conference – Miami, FL
“Investment Incentives in the U.S. and Canada: Immigration and Tax Issues” – Co-chair, Steven L. Cantor

June 14, 2013FIBA Wealth Management Breakfast Series – Miami, FL
“International Families with U.S. Members: What Do We Do Now” – Steven L. Cantor & Kathryn Von Matthiessen

May 31, 2013STEP Miami Summit – Miami, Florida
“Common Mistakes Made in Drafting and Administering Foreign Trusts with U.S. Beneficiaries” – Kathryn Von Matthiessen

May 17, 2013Greater Fort Lauderdale Tax Council Presentation – Fort Lauderdale, FL
“U.S. Beneficiaries of Foreign Trusts” – Hal J. Webb

May 15, 2013New York State Bar Association International Section Global Law Week 2013 – New York, NY
“International Tax, Trusts and Immigration after the Fiscal Cliffs of 2013″ – Kathryn Von Matthiessen

May 9-12, 2013GGI North American Regional Conference – San Francisco, California
Trust and Estate Planning Practice Group Meeting – Steven L. Cantor & Arthur J. Dichter

May 9, 2013STEP San Francisco Branch Presentation – San Francisco, California
“International Roundup of Estate and Trust Planning – A US Perspective: Proposals and Practical Planning Tips” – Steven L. Cantor

May 8, 2013STEP Silicon Valley Branch Presentation – Palo Alto, California
“International Roundup of Estate and Trust Planning – A US Perspective: Proposals and Practical Planning Tips” – Steven L. Cantor

May 8, 2013Estate Planning Council of New York City Estate Planner’s Day – New York, NY
“Pre-Immigration Planning” – Kathryn Von Matthiessen

May 3, 2013TTN Conference – Miami, FL
“Foreign Trusts with U.S. Beneficiaries” – Kathryn Von Matthiessen

April 18-21, 2013GGI European Conference – Lisbon, Portugal
Trust and Estate Planning Practice Group Meeting – Steven L. Cantor

March 12-13, 2013LexisNexis International Tax and Trust Conference 2013 – Bridgetown, Barbados
“U.S. Tax Planning Strategies for Latin American Clients” – Steven L. Cantor

February 28, 2013STEP Bermuda Branch Annual Conference – Bermuda
“FATCA and Other Topical U.S. Tax Issues” – Steven L. Cantor

February 26, 2013STEP British Virgin Islands Branch Presentation – British Virgin Islands
“U.S. Beneficiaries of Foreign Trusts and Foundations” – Hal J. Webb

February 1 – 3, 2013International Business & Finance Summit 2013 – Bimini Bay, Bahamas

January 30 – February 1, 2013Legal Week Private Client Forum Americas – Scottsdale, Arizona
“Clients and their Toys” – Steven L. Cantor

January 10-11, 201331st Annual International Tax Conference, Florida Bar-Florida Institute of CPA’s – Miami, FL
“An Overview of the Various Pitfalls of Trust and “Domestic” LLCs in International Tax Planning” – Steven L. Cantor and Hal J. Webb
“A Practical Approach to Navigating through International Disclosure” – Arthur J. Dichter