Leo Matarazzo, JD, LLM

Leo is a Director of Estate and Business Succession Planning at Wiss. His prior experience as a Partner at a leading law firm included the representation of individuals, families and closely held businesses in all aspects of estate and tax planning, business planning and estate administration. 

He has represented clients ranging from young couples with minor children needing appropriate Wills to high net worth individuals and families needing sophisticated estate planning to minimize estate, gift and generation skipping transfer taxes for multiple generations. 

Leo also represented closely held businesses, preparing stockholders/operating agreements, business succession plans and buy-sell arrangements, and counseling on other business related issues.


BA – Economics, Columbia University

JD, Rutgers School of Law

LLM – Taxation, New York University School of Law

Beyond Wiss

Leo is a resident of Wyckoff. When not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. Leo is also actively involved with the Columbia University Mens Soccer Alumni Group. 


Leo has co-authored various articles and blogs in publications such as Law360, New York Law Journal, New Jersey Law Journal, The Advisor, and Tax, Trusts & Estates Law Monitor.

Leo Matarazzo