Harrison LLP

Stephen B. Daiker Named 2024 Best Lawyers® ‘Lawyer of the Year’ in the St. Louis Area

Chicago, August 17, 2023 — Harrison, LLP is thrilled to announced that partner Stephen B. Daiker has been recognized as one of the 2024 Lawyer of the Year award recipients by The Best Lawyers in America® for his work with closely held companies and family business law in St. Louis, Missouri. Best Lawyers awards only one lawyer in each practice area and community for the honor of “Lawyer of the Year.”

Daiker focuses his practice on estate, gift and income tax planning for high net-worth individuals, charitable planned giving, and succession planning for owners of privately-held businesses.  He is a frequent speaker on these topics and has written articles for numerous publications, including Taxation for Accountants, Taxation for Lawyers, The Florida Bar Journal, The Journal of the Missouri Bar, The Journal of Financial Planning, and the Tax Management Journal of Estates, Gifts and Trusts.

“We are so pleased that Stephen has been recognized for his noteworthy work for closely held businesses and in the area of family business law,” said Lou Harrison. “His knowledge, experience, and client service are valuable to his clients and the firm.”

Best Lawyers awards are based entirely on a peer review process “designed to capture as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.”


About Harrison LLP:  Harrison LLP is a national law firm focused on providing sophisticated legal advice, exceptional client service, and innovative solutions. Harrison LLP provides holistic legal representation on the full range of personal and business legal matters. The firm’s international estate and trust planning practice advises fiduciaries, international families, and family offices on the international aspects of U.S. tax matters and international asset structuring and succession planning. Visit our website at https://www.harrisonllp.com.


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