Beth Shapiro Kaufman is a member in the Washington, D.C. office of the Caplin & Drysdale law firm, where she assists wealthy individuals with their estate planning. She was named president of the firm in 2015 and formerly worked in the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Tax Policy. She has appeared in Best Lawyers in America since 2003.
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