Laura I. Dunathan
Partner

631-727-2180 Ext. 314

ldunathan@suffolklaw.com

Laura I. Dunathan
Partner

Laura I. Dunathan is a partner of the firm in the estate planning department. Ms. Dunathan’s primary areas of practice are estate planning, estate and trust administration, elder law, taxation and the representation of non-profit organizations. Her personalized service and attention to individual circumstances is a hallmark of her practice.

Ms. Dunathan holds a Bachelor of Science from St. Joseph’s College and in 1997 earned a Juris Doctorate from St. John’s University School of Law. She is a member of the Suffolk County and New York State bar associations.

Ms. Dunathan is especially passionate about representing the elderly and individuals with special needs. She has successfully represented clients before the U.S. Tax Court, litigated matters in Suffolk County Surrogate’s Court and prepared ruling requests from the Internal Revenue Service. She is thoroughly knowledgeable in gift, estate, and generation-skipping tax matters.

Ms. Dunathan is a former co-chair of the Suffolk County Bar Association’s Taxation Committee. She served for several years as a volunteer for Literacy Volunteers of America. She is an active Rotarian and a member of her local chamber of commerce. She is also a Board of Director of Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck, a camp for special needs children. She resides in East Moriches with her husband and three children.

Education

St. John’s University School of Law,
J.D., 1997

St. Joseph’s College, B.S., 1994

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