Susan Taxin Baer, Attorney At Law

Specializing in Estate Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, and Charitable Giving

Susan Taxin Baer, Attorney At Law

Specializing in Estate Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, and Charitable Giving

About Susan Taxin Baer

About Susan Taxin Baer

Susan Taxin Baer, Partner at McCarthy Fingar, LLP, was previously the principal attorney of her own firm, which she opened in 1993 with offices in Harrison and New York City. Sue concentrates in estate planning, trust and estate administration, and charitable giving, representing high net worth individuals as well as those of modest means. She is a frequent lecturer and has authored articles on various estate planning topics.

Sue was formerly associated with the New York law firms of Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Proskauer Rose in their Trusts & Estates Departments. She received her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin, her M.B.A. from New York University Graduate School of Business Administration, and her J.D. from Pace University School of Law. Prior to attending law school, she was Assistant Vice President at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company in charge of Marketing for the Trust Division. She has also served as an adjunct professor at Pace University School of Law.

Susan Taxin Baer, Partner at McCarthy Fingar, LLP, was previously the principal attorney of her own firm, which she opened in 1993 with offices in Harrison and New York City. Sue concentrates in estate planning, trust and estate administration, and charitable giving, representing high net worth individuals as well as those of modest means. She is a frequent lecturer and has authored articles on various estate planning topics.

Sue was formerly associated with the New York law firms of Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Proskauer Rose in their Trusts & Estates Departments. She received her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin, her M.B.A. from New York University Graduate School of Business Administration, and her J.D. from Pace University School of Law. Prior to attending law school, she was Assistant Vice President at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company in charge of Marketing for the Trust Division. She has also served as an adjunct professor at Pace University School of Law.

Westchester Office:

McCarthy Fingar LLP

11 Martine Avenue, 12th Floor

White Plains, NY 10606

O:  (914) 385-1046

C:  (914) 980-6357

F:  (914) 946-0134

Westchester Office:

McCarthy Fingar LLP

11 Martine Avenue, 12th Floor

White Plains, NY 10606

O:  (914) 385-1046

C:  (914) 980-6357

F:  (914) 946-0134

Sue is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) and has served on its Fiduciary Income Tax and Elder Law Committees. She is a Vice-Chair of the Estate Planning Committee and a past Chair of the Tax Committee of the Trusts & Estates Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, as well as a past Chair of the Estate and Gift Tax Committee and the Postmortem Income Tax Planning Committee of the ABA Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section. She is also a member of trust and estate related committees of various other bar associations, and has served on the Board of the Estate Planning Council of Westchester County. Sue was the founding president of the Westchester Women’s Bar Association Foundation, and for many years served as Chair of Pace University’s Planned Giving Advisory Board. She also served as Chair of the UJA-Federation Annual Westchester Estate, Tax and Financial Planning Conference from 2007 through 2013. 

Sue has received an "AV" rating from Martingale-Hubbell Law Directory, and has been selected for inclusion in the New York Super Lawyers - Metro Edition (Estate Planning and Probate) each year since 2009.

Sue is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) and has served on its Fiduciary Income Tax and Elder Law Committees. She is a Vice-Chair of the Estate Planning Committee and a past Chair of the Tax Committee of the Trusts & Estates Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, as well as a past Chair of the Estate and Gift Tax Committee and the Postmortem Income Tax Planning Committee of the ABA Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section. She is also a member of trust and estate related committees of various other bar associations, and has served on the Board of the Estate Planning Council of Westchester County. Sue was the founding president of the Westchester Women’s Bar Association Foundation, and for many years served as Chair of Pace University’s Planned Giving Advisory Board. She also served as Chair of the UJA-Federation Annual Westchester Estate, Tax and Financial Planning Conference from 2007 through 2013. 

Sue has received an "AV" rating from Martingale-Hubbell Law Directory, and has been selected for inclusion in the New York Super Lawyers - Metro Edition (Estate Planning and Probate) each year since 2009.

NYC Office:

60 East 42nd Street, 46th Floor

New York, NY 10165

(212) 697-1400

Email:  stbaer@mccarthyfingar.com

Web:  www.mccarthyfingar.com

NYC Office:

60 East 42nd Street, 46th Floor

New York, NY 10165

(212) 697-1400

Email:  stbaer@mccarthyfingar.com

Web:  www.mccarthyfingar.com