Kathleen A. McLaughlan, Partner
Kathleen A. McLaughlan is a Partner of Brenner Kaprosy Mitchell, L.L.P. She concentrates her practice on estate planning and business succession planning, as well as trust and probate administration.
Ms. McLaughlan has extensive experience advising and interacting closely with clients, their families and businesses to create personalized estate plans with goals toward probate avoidance, minimizing estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and orderly succession of personal, investment and business interests. She guides clients from the start of the process to the finish, making sure that any questions are answered and explained along the way.
In addition to preparing “basic” estate planning documents, Ms. McLaughlan is skilled in more complex estate issues which include advising clients on asset protection matters, international estate planning issues, charitable gifting, family corporate entities, grantor and non-grantor trusts, irrevocable trusts, special needs trusts, among other estate planning issues and/or tools that may be relevant to the client.
Ms. McLaughlan began her legal career at Ziegler Metzger LLP, in downtown Cleveland, where she focused her practice on estate planning and probate matters. She joined Brenner Kaprosy Mitchell, L.L.P. after having spent two years abroad in the United Kingdom with her husband and two children. She is an active volunteer in her west side community.
Fordham University, New York City, New York, 2001
Bachelor of Arts
Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio, 2004