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Edmund Granski, LL.M. JD., B.S.
Consultant Senior Advisor
Ed Granski is a Senior Advisor to Meritus Trust Company.

Ed has 30 years experience providing legal counsel to multi-jurisdictional and multi-generational families. Ed works with families to help them understand the laws influencing decisions they need to make and plan for their future, with the intention and goal that they flourish. Ed has extensive experience helping families plan for their roles and responsibilities in relation to each other as shareholders and directors of companies and partners in financial investments, and with respect to their interests in philanthropic and social enterprise concerns.

Prior to his role at Meritus Trust, Ed was an associate and then equity partner of the New York law firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. He was a senior equity partner of the London based law firm Withers LLP and was the Managing Director at UBS AG, where he served as Head of Wealth Planning for the Americas (South America and Canada) and deputy in charge of Wealth Planning globally. Since September 2006, Ed continues to work closely with families as their independent legal counsel.

Ed is admitted to the Bars of the States of New York and New Jersey.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Formerly, as a member of the American Bar Association, he served as Chair of the International Estate Planning subcommittee of the Estate and Gift Tax Committee and the Foreign Trusts Subcommittee of the Fiduciary Income Tax Committee.

Ed has a B.S. from Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts and a Juris Doctor and Masters in Law Degrees from Villanova University Law School, Villanova Pennsylvania.