From the publisher:

Although the family office concept is not new, it is a phenomenon that is changing the wealth management landscape. Private wealth management advisory firms are on the rise, and more individuals are asking what exactly is a family office and how does it operate? If you’re like most families and advisors, you’re acquainted with family offices, but may not know exactly how they work or why the family office is right for you or your clients. Dr. Kirby Rosplock, an expert on the family office concept, provides insights to some of the most common questions and even misperceptions in this handbook.