Abbey’s practice focuses on estate planning, estate administration, estate and gift taxation, and generation-skipping transfer taxes. Abbey also advises executors and trustees in matters involving estate and trust administration. Her work also includes charitable gift planning and international tax and estate planning.
Prior to arriving at McGuireWoods, LLP, Abbey worked as an associate in a New York law firm, advising clients on various estate and gift taxation matters and international estate planning and tax compliance.
Abbey is licensed to practice in New York and Virginia. She holds an LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law and a Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law, where she was an Editor for the Michigan State Law Review. She received a B.S. in Kinesiology from the University of Michigan.
Abbey is an avid Michigan Football fan and skier. Before entering the law she was a corps member with Teach For America in Kansas City, Missouri and continues to be an advocate for education reform.