Winston-Salem Estate Planning Council - Estate Planning for Global Families (Virtual)

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2024
Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Speaker: Priya Royal, Esq., LL.M., MBA, AEP, TEP

The Winston-Salem Estate Planning Council invites you to attend a virtual presentation on "Estate Planning for Global Families," during your lunch hour. Our guest presenter will be Priya Prakash Royal, Esq., LL.M., MBA, AEP, TEP, of Washington D.C. The presentation delves into the complexities of estate planning for global families. It underscores the importance of consulting with experts in international estate planning to develop tailored strategies that preserve wealth and promote family harmony across generations, addressing unique needs while navigating diverse legal frameworks and tax regimes. This presentation will be helpful to any professional in the estate planning or wealth management fields to identify and have a fundamental understanding of international planning issues.


Priya is a distinguished international tax attorney with over 16 years of experience, focusing on international private client tax law which includes trusts & estates, closely-held business planning, and charitable planning. Her expertise is rooted in her tenure as a former IRS Estate Tax attorney, where she audited high-value estate and gift transfers, positioning her as a trusted advisor for affluent clients. Holding a J.D. and an LL.M. in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law, along with an MBA, Priya offers a unique blend of legal and financial acumen, making her an invaluable asset to clients with substantial wealth. She has served as Chair and Co-Chair of various bar committees, including DC Bar and SABA and is published and presents frequently on well-established platforms and conferences for professionals and communities, such as the ABA, Wealth Management, Bloomberg Tax, Heritage Auctions, Estate Planning Councils, and more. She is also a sought-after expert witness on prominent trust, and estate and gift tax litigation cases. 


As the Managing Attorney of Royal Law Firm PLLC, Priya leads a women-powered team that excels in delivering strategic tax, business, and estate planning solutions. Her firm, known for its meticulous approach to multinational tax strategy and asset protection, caters to individuals and entities across the spectrum and is especially adept at servicing professionals and first-generation wealth by ensuring tailored, forward-thinking advice. Priya's certifications as an Accredited Estate Planner (AEP) and Trusts & Estate Practitioner (TEP – International) underline her commitment to excellence and ethical practice in the global financial landscape.


Her recognition in the industry, including the Trailblazing Attorney of the Year Award from the DC Bar Communities and her contributions to Bloomberg Tax, underscores her authority in tax strategy and international law. Priya's multilingual capabilities and her extensive practice in her multiple jurisdictions of admittance, namely, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and the District of Columbia allow her to navigate the complexities of international and multijurisdictional tax law effectively.


With a client-focused approach, Priya and her firm are dedicated to crafting tailored solutions that align with the sophisticated needs of high-net-worth individuals, aiming for optimized financial outcomes and robust asset protection. Her strategic insight, combined with a global perspective, positions her as the go-to expert for discerning clients seeking to preserve wealth and achieve fiscal efficiency on an international scale.

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