Edward F. Koren , Jr. - Holland & Knight, LLP

Edward F. Koren , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1987

Edward F. Koren is the leader of Holland & Knight's Private Wealth Services Group. Mr. Koren's practice is focused on wealth planning and protection for entrepreneurs and multi-generational business owners. He serves clients across the country and practices principally from the firm's Tampa and Lakeland offices. The firm's Private Wealth Services Group is the largest group of trusts and estates lawyers in the United States, with more Fellows in the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel than any other law firm in the country.

Mr. Koren is past chair of the American Bar Association's Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section; former American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Regent and past chair of ACTEC's Estate and Gift Tax Committee; and the author of Estate and Personal Financial Planning, a five-volume treatise published by Thomson West that covers planning concepts for asset accumulation and transfer throughout life and through inheritance.

He is a Florida Board Certified Wills, Trusts and Estates Lawyer and is a National Association of Estate Planners & Councils-Accredited Estate Planner® who has received the highest rating assigned by Martindale-Hubbell.

University of FloridaBSBA University of FloridaJ.D. 1974
ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate SectionAmerican College of Trust & Estate CounselAmerican College of Tax CounselNational Conference of Lawyers and Corporate FiduciariesThe Florida Bar Tax SectionThe Florida Bar Real Property, Probate & Trust Law SectionAmerican Law Institute

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Office Locations

100 North Tampa Street, Suite 4100
Tampa, FL 33602
United States

2115 Harden Boulevard
Lakeland, FL 33803
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Trusts and Estates of the Tampa Metro Area
Edward F. Koren, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Litigation and Controversy - Tax
Tax Law
Trusts and Estates