Amy J. Guss

Amy J. Guss is a partner of Satterlee Stephens LLP. 

Ms. Guss specializes in the areas of taxation and trusts and estates.  She represents individuals in a wide range of matters, including income, gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax matters and the drafting of wills and trust agreements, including charitable split-interest trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, qualified annuity trusts and insurance trusts.  She is experienced in business succession planning and retirement planning and the valuation issues associated with such planning. 

Ms. Guss provides counsel on domestic and international estate planning issues to U.S. citizens living abroad and nationals of other countries residing or owning property in the United States.  She also represents corporate and individual fiduciaries in connection with the administration of estates and trusts.

Admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, Ms. Guss is a member of the Trusts and Estates Section of the New York State Bar Association and the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the American Bar Association.

Ms. Guss earned her undergraduate degree (B.A.) from Barnard College, her law degree from the City University of New York Law School and her master of laws degree (LL.M.) in taxation from New York University.

Contact Information



(212) 404-8729


Practice Areas: 


City University of New York Law School (J.D.)
New York University, Masters in Taxation (LL.M.)
Barnard College (B.A.)


New York and New Jersey