2017 HECKERLING ESTATE PLANNING CONFERENCE REVIEW
MARTIN M. SHENKMAN is an attorney in private practice in Fort Lee, New Jersey and New York City. His practice concentrates on estate and tax planning, planning for closely held businesses, and estate administration. Mr. Shenkman authored 42 books and more than 1000 articles. He is an Editorial Board Member of Trusts & Estates Magazine, CCH (Wolter’s Kluwer) and the Matrimonial Strategist. Has previously served on the editorial board of several other tax, estate and real estate publications. He is a frequent source for numerous national publications, and has made guest expert appearances on major financial and other television and radio shows.
A recipient of many prestigious awards, Mr. Shenkman was named Worth Magazine’s Top 100 Attorneys (2008), CPA Magazine Top 50 IRS Tax Practitioners (2008), and New Jersey Super Lawyers, (2010-15). Mr. Shenkman was named Financial Planning Magazine 2012 Pro-Bono Financial Planner of the Year for his efforts on behalf of those living with chronic illness and disability. Investment Adviser Magazine featured him on the cover of its April 2013 issue naming as the lead of their “all-star lineup of tax experts.”
Mr. Shenkman is active in many charitable causes. He has written books for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and the COPD Foundation. He has presented more than 70 lectures around the country on this topic for professional organizations, charities and others.
Mr. Shenkman received his BS degree from Wharton School, with a concentration in accounting and economics, his MBA from the University of Michigan, with a concentration in tax and finance, and his law degree from Fordham University School of Law. Mr. Shenkman is admitted to the bar in New York, New Jersey, and Washington, D.C. He is a CPA in New Jersey, Michigan, and New York and a Registered Investment Adviser in New York and New Jersey.
Date: Monday, February 13, 2017
Time: 12-2:00 p.m. Luncheon & Presentation
Location: 6 East 43rd Street, New York, NY 10017