Howard D. Rosen

Howard D. Rosen

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HOWARD ROSEN is an “AV” rated Attorney and Certified Public Accountant practicing law in Miami, Florida, as a shareholder (partner) in the firm of  Donlevy-Rosen & Rosen, P.A. (the “AV” rating is the highest rating accorded by Martindale-Hubbell, an internationally recognized independent attorney rating organization). Donlevy-Rosen & Rosen, P.A. is listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

Mr. Rosen served as an Adjunct Professor and lecturer at law at the University of Miami School of Law for twenty years (1991 – 2010), was a guest lecturer at the University of Miami School of Business Administration, and is an internationally recognized authority and  frequent lecturer  on the subjects of asset protection, taxation, and estate planning.  Mr. Rosen is the Chairman of the Asset Protection Committee of the American Association of Attorney – Certified Public Accountants (2004 – Present).

Mr. Rosen is a contributing author of the ABA Practical Guide To Estate Planning: Chapter Title: “Asset Protection Trusts – What You Should Know” (2011 American Bar Association), the co-author of BNA Tax Management Portfolio, “U.S. TAXATION OF FOREIGN ESTATES, TRUSTS, and BENEFICIARIES” (2008) and the founding author of “ASSET PROTECTION PLANNING” (1994; 2002), used by lawyers, CPA’s, and estate planners nationwide in researching asset protection and offshore trust issues. Mr. Rosen is the co-author of “ASSET PROTECTION” (2007; 2008), “ASSET PROTECTION IN FLORIDA” (2005, 2006), “ASSET PROTECTION IN VIRGINIA” (2005), “ASSET PROTECTION IN TEXAS” (2004; 2005), and “ASSET PROTECTION IN GEORGIA” (2004), all published by Lorman Education Services. Mr. Rosen is also co-author of “ASSET PROTECTION WITH OFFSHORE TRUSTS” (2008), “DEMYSTIFYING ASSET PROTECTION VEHICLES” (2007), “AN A TO Z GUIDE TO THE FUNDAMENTALS OF ASSET PROTECTION IN FLORIDA” (2005), “UNRAVELING THE MYSTERY OF ASSET PROTECTION VEHICLES IN FLORIDA” (2004), “ASSET PROTECTION TECHNIQUES IN FLORIDA” (2001; 2003), and “ASSET PRESERVATION TECHNIQUES IN FLORIDA” (1996), all published by the National Business Institute. Mr. Rosen is the Editor/Publisher of THE ASSET PROTECTION NEWS®, and has also published numerous articles in professional and academic journals such as the  University of Miami Law Review, the  Asset Protection Journal, Journal of Asset Protection, Taxes Magazine, Journal of Taxation of Investments, University of Miami Business Law Journal, Offshore Finance USA, CCH Financial and Estate Planning, Tax Management’s Estates, Gifts and Trusts Journal, BNA Tax Management Portfolios, Estate Planning, Taxation for Lawyers, Taxation for Accountants, International Tax Report, Small Business Taxation, and others.

Mr. Rosen is a member of BNA Tax Management’s Advisory Board on Estates, Gifts and Trusts (1994 – Present), the Board of Advisors of the Southpac Offshore Planning Institute (SOPI), the Asset Protection Planning Committee of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the ABA, the Tax and International Law Sections of the Florida Bar, and the American Association of Attorney – Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Rosen served as a member of the Board of Advisors of Aspen Publishers’ Asset Protection Journal (1999 – 2001), the Board of Advisors of Warren, Gorham & Lamont’s Journal of Asset Protection (1995 – 2000), the Board of Governors of the Florida Institute of CPA’s (1997-1999), as the President (1998 -1999) and as a Director (1991 – 2000) of its South Dade Chapter, and has received the Outstanding Discussion Leader award from the Florida Institute of CPA’s. Mr. Rosen also served as a charter member of the Planned Giving Advisory Council of the Baptist Hospital of Miami Foundation.

Mr. Rosen’s educational achievements include a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami (Summa Cum Laude – #2 in his class) where he was a Reid Scholar, and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (in Accounting) from the University of Miami (Magna Cum Laude).

Mr. Rosen concentrates his law practice in asset protection planning and related matters. Admitted to practice law in 1974, his experience includes estate planning, corporate and personal tax planning, foreign tax planning, and other tax related matters. His law offices are located at 2121 Ponce de Leon Boulevard – Suite 320, Coral Gables, Florida 33134; Telephone: (305) 447-0061; Web Site:

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2121 Ponce De Leon Blvd Ste 320
Coral Gables, FL, 33134-5229

State Status Acquired Updated
FL Member in Good Standing 1974 12/08/2016
Work experience
Title Company name Duration
Attorney Donlevy-Rosen & Rosen, P.A. 1991 – Present
Association name Position name Duration
BNA Tax Management Board of Advisors 1994 – Present
Publication name Title Date
Asset Protection News Fracking 2014
Estates, Gifts and Trusts Journal; BNA Tax Management A Review and Critique of the 2013 Ohio Legacy Trust Act 2013
School name Major Degree Graduated
University of Miami School of Law Law JD – Juris Doctor N/A
Speaking engagements
Conference name Title Date
Annual Meeting & Education Conference Asset Protection Planning 2013

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