Arfa Scott, JD

Arfa has been a professional in the trusts and estate field for over 15 years and has been a member of the New York State Bar since 2000.  She focuses primarily on estate and gift planning, succession planning and related compliance matters.

She has significant experience working with high-net-worth individuals in various stages of their estate planning process, including planning with closely held business interests across multiple generations. Her prior experience includes representing clients in both estate and gift tax audits.  She has presented before the Minnesota Society of CPAs as well as a number of other industry groups.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, classics, Columbia University

Juris Doctor, Northwestern University School of Law

Professional Affiliations 

Member of the New York State Bar

Beyond Wiss

When she is out of the office, Arfa enjoys spending time with her husband and their very entertaining pets.  A native New Yorker, she loves to discover new restaurants and hidden treasures.  In addition to family time, cooking and reading are her favorite past times.

Arfa Scott