Rockefeller Global Family Office
Elizabeth “Liz” Munson serves as a Managing Director and Senior Private Advisor & Fiduciary Specialist in the Rockefeller Global Family Office. She specializes in advising high-net-worth individuals and families, particularly in trust and estate planning and philanthropic matters.
Prior to joining Rockefeller, Liz was a partner in White & Case’s Private Clients Group, where she practiced from 1983 to 2001. In her law career, she focused on providing tax and estate planning for high-net-worth families, foundations, endowments, and nonprofit organizations. She also advised the Private Clients Group at several leading banking institutions.
Liz earned a bachelor’s degree from Yale College, a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and an LL.M. in taxation from New York University School of Law.
She is highly involved in serving several nonprofit organizations, including as a Director and former Board Chair of Lenox Hill Neighborhood House; Vice President and Secretary of Sheltering Arms Children and Family Services; Secretary of the Cancer Schmancer Foundation; Director of The 1921 Institute; and a Director of Stichting to Promote Women’s World Banking. For over 20 years, she served as a Director of various REITs advised by W.P. Carey & Co, LLC.