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About me

I am a member of the firm of Brach Eichler L.L.C. in its tax, estate planning and estates, corporate and litigation departments.  I handle a wide variety of matters in these areas and also hanldle the litigation of these areas.  Having my LL.M. in Taxation allows me to apply my understanding of relevant tax laws to each situation.  Personally, I am an avid tennis and table tennis player who enjoys running and playing basketball.


Languages spoken: Hebrew

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Practice areas


  1. Tax: 30%
    29 years
  2. Litigation: 20%
    29 years
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    29 years
  4. Probate: 15%
    29 years
  5. Corporate: 15%
    29 years



Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Brach Eichler LLC

101 Eisenhower Parkway
2nd Floor
Roseland, NJ, 07068-1032


NYCurrently registered 201003/13/2015
FLMember in Good Standing - CLER Exempt198601/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Marzi Doats AwardFlorida Bar Journal and News1994
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberBrach Eichler LLC2010 - Present
MemberPoe & Freireich, P.A.1987 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Temple Emanu-El Mens ClubPresident2011 - 2013
Essex County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Temple Emanu-El Men's ClubVice President - Programming2008 - 2010
Temple Beth El Men's ClubCo-President2004 - 2006
Morris County Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Lerman v. Lermanwon reversal on appeal
In re Estate of Stancheckwon affirmance of NJ Superior Court ruling
Ronson v. TalesnickPioneered this type of damages in a case of first impression in NJ
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Publication nameTitleDate
New Jersey Law JournalThe OVDP and Streamlined Programs Explained2015
New Jersey Law JournalWealth Management: Foreign Assets: To Disclose or Not To Disclose2014
NJBIZConsider Year-End Charitable Giving Options Carefully2014
New Jersey Law JournalUsing the Foreign Nongrantor Trust to Avoid Capital-Gain Income2013
New Jersey BusinessUnderstanding Estate and Inheritance Taxes in New Jersey2013
New Jersey Law Journal2012 Estate Planning: The Greatest Year Ever? Strategies to Consdier Before the "Sunset" Begins in 20132012
Financial PlanningEarning Trust2011
New Jersey Law JournalTax Court Extends Period of Limitations for Seeking Equitible Innocent Spouse Relief2011
New Jersey Law JournalHow to Avoid the Currency Transaction Trap2010
Lawyers Weekly USAInnocent Spouse Claims Skyrocket Since July 1998 Rule Change2000
Wall Street JournalA Special Summary and Forecast of Federal and State Tax Developments2000
Wall Street JournalWhen You Come Up Short - Don't despair. You may be able to pay your taxes over time - or even cut what you owe2000
New York TimesFor Better, for Worse at the I.R.S.1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawTaxLL.M - Master of Laws1986
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
York UniversityPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
NJ Independent Electrical Contractors Association's MeetingSuccession Planning2015
Estate Planning ConferenceThe Standard of Care in Estate Tax Planning Malpractice Claims Against Attorneys2009