Frank Berall Esq.


Frank S. Berall is the Principal of Copp & Berall, LLP and the Senior Tax Consultant to Andros, Floyd & Miller, P.C., both of Hartford, Connecticut. He is a 2013 recipient of the prestigious Accredited Estate Planners (Distinguished) award from the National Association of Estate Planning Councils.

Frank was the Chairman of the Federal Tax Institute of New England since he founded it in Connecticut in 2011, retiring in 2014, was Co-Chair from 1977 to 2009 of the Notre Dame Tax and Estate Planning Institute and Co-Chair for 10 years of the Advisory Council of the Hartford Tax Institute.

He is the Senior Topical Editor for Probate and Estate Planning of the Connecticut Bar Journal, is on both the Editorial Board of Estate Planning and the Connecticut Lawyer’s Advisory Committee. Formerly he was on the editorial board of the ALI’s Practical Tax Lawyer.

LL.M., Taxation, N.Y.U. School of Law
Ph.D. (candidate) Law, Netherlands University of Leiden
J.D., Yale University
B.S., Yale University 

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
(Commissioned) 860 T.M., Revocable Inter Vivos Trusts (author)