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Parag Patel is a partner of Patel Law Offices. 

Patel Law Offices is a law firm that cares deeply about its clients. The firm concentrates its practice in the areas of trust and estate planning and administration, probate, elder law, federal, and state death tax planning. The firm has presented numerous seminars and written published articles on all aspects of elder law, trust and estate planning and administration.


Languages spoken: Gujarati

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Practice areas


  1. Tax: 25%
    21 years, 150 cases
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
    21 years, 200 cases
  3. Elder Law: 20%
    21 years, 150 cases
  4. Business: 15%
    20 years, 150 cases
  5. Probate: 15%
    21 years, 200 cases



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  • Daniel Adam Pepper

    Parag is my go-to guy for any tax-related issues for my business clients. You want him in your corner.


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  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


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Contact info

Patel Law Offices

33 Wood Ave South, Second Fl
PO Box 81
Iselin, NJ, 08830-0081


FLMember in Good Standing201209/08/2015
NYCurrently registered 199503/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Shell Oil Corporation Award in Tax LawGeorgetown University Law School1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Tax AttorneyFox and Fox1995 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, Estate Planning, Probate & Trust CommitteeChair2008 - Present
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, Tax Law CommitteeChair2008 - Present
South Asian Bar Association of New JerseyPresident2008 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
IRS Private Letter Ruling 200811028Taxpayer prevailed in IRS ruling
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Publication nameTitleDate
Economic TimesFACTA: Expect the unexpected (and the worst) in tax treatment and disclosure of offshore assets, particularly for Indian assets2015
Economic TimesIndia to sign FATCA agreement with US for sharing of information2015
Economic TimesFATCA Repeal is Dead2015
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Newsletter“Leave a Legacy” - Beneficiary Designation on your Retirement Plan2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawTax LawMaster of Law (LL.M.) Tax Law1998
Georgetown University Law CenterN/AJD - Juris Doctor1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Wilkin & Guttenplan, PCUnderstanding Form 8621 And How it Relates to Investments in Foreign Mutual Funds2013
SAHARA TVHotel Owners’ Association and Lawyers Meet to Discuss Offshore Taxation and Reporting Issues2011
Amercian Bar Association 2008 Annual MeetingHow to Start and Build and Estate Planning Practice2008