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OFFIT KURMAN WELCOMES GAL N. KAUFMAN TO ITS ESTATES & TRUSTS PRACTICE GROUP

Bethesda, MD | June 19, 2012 – Offit Kurman is pleased to announce the addition of Principal Gal N. Kaufman to its Estates & Trusts Practice Group. Mr. Kaufman has nearly twenty years experience in providing client services in the areas of estate tax planning and estate and trust administration. His expertise covers the full range of traditional trusts and estates matters to sophisticated tax analysis and planning, structured management arrangements for families, family businesses and family offices, and fiduciary and tax controversies. “We’re delighted that Gal has decided to become a member of Offit Kurman’s Estates & Trusts Department as he’ll be able help our clients properly plan their estates and minimize estate taxes that could be due; and we’re especially pleased that Gal will be working out of our Bethesda office,” stated Maurice Offit, who chairs the firm’s Estates & Trusts Department. Prior to joining Offit Kurman, Mr. Kaufman practiced at prominent Washington, D.C. area firms, including time spent as practice group leader in the trusts and estates area. “I’m excited to join such a dynamic and growing firm,” said Kaufman. “I look forward to offering my clients the full range of services that Offit Kurman provides.” Offit Kurman is a growing dynamic firm and now has thirteen attorneys in its Estates & Trusts Department who work in the Baltimore, Washington and Philadelphia metropolitan areas.

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