Nancy Gabel, As Managing Director of U.S. Trust’s Estate Planning Department, Nancy Gabel manages a group of highly specialized estate planning attorneys. She works closely with clients and their beneficiaries. Gabel is a member of the Editorial Board of “Practical Drafting,” a pre-eminent estate planning publication published by U.S. Trust. She joined the company in 1984. Previously, Gabel held a position at the law firm of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson in the Trust and Estates Department. Gabel received a B.A., magna cum laude, in History from Ithaca College in 1973, and a J.D., magna cum laude, from New England School of Law in 1979. She is admitted to practice law in New York and Massachusetts. Gabel is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the American Bar Association Section on Real Property, Probate and Trusts and the Estate Planning Council of Westchester County. She sits on the Board of the Irvington Institute for Immunological Research and is active in UJA-Federation. In addition, she is a fundraiser for the 92nd Street Y in New York City.