Christopher W. Boyett

Christopher W. Boyett


Holland & Knight LLP

Recognized since 2003

Miami, Florida

Practice Areas

Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law

Litigation - Trusts and Estates

Tax Law

Trusts and Estates

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2021 - Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2019 - Trusts and Estates
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Christopher W. Boyett co-chairs Holland & Knight's National Private Wealth practice. Mr. Boyett advises domestic and international wealthy families throughout Florida on sophisticated estate planning strategies and options and counsels family businesses on succession planning and tax planning. Additionally, he advises both institutional and individual clients on estate and trust administration issues.

He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Miami School of Law, Graduate Program in Taxation.

Location

  • 701 Brickell Avenue, Suite 3300
    Miami, FL 33131

Education

  • University of Florida, MBA
  • University of Florida, BS

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, The Florida Bar

Affiliations

  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel - Fellow
  • Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami - Member
  • Florida Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section - Member

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2021 - Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2019 - Trusts and Estates

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Trusts and Estates, Miami (2021)
  • Trusts and Estates, Miami (2019)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

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

Awards:

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Top Up and Comer, South Florida Legal Guide, 2001-2003
  • Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend magazine, 2006-2016
  • Florida Super Lawyers magazine, 2006-2016
  • Florida Legal Elite Hall of Fame, Florida Trend magazine, 2008-2016
  • Chambers USA – America's Leading Business Lawyers guide, Tax: Estate Planning, 2010-2016
  • United States Lawyer Rankings, Nation's Top 10 Trusts & Estates Lawyers, 2009-2012, 2014
  • Top Lawyer, South Florida Legal Guide, 2004-2015
  • Chambers High Net Worth guide, Private Wealth Law: Florida, 2016

Publications

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