Herbert Fixler, Board Chair
Mr. Fixler, a partner in WolfBlock's Private Client Services Group, is resident in the firm's New York office.
practice in the fields of estate planning and administration, providing services to a wide range of clients including family business owners.
designs and implements plans for the inter-generational transfer of family wealth-including family business interests-the reduction of gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, estate liquidity needs, and charitable gifts and bequests.
He also supervises the administration of estates and charitable and other trusts.
In the family business arena, Mr. Fixler
advises owners of businesses and commercial real estate on ownership structures, owners' agreements, compensation arrangements and business succession.
He is a member of Attorneys for Family-Held Enterprises, a non-profit organization comprised of attorneys from throughout the United States.
Mr. Fixler received a bachelor's degree in Political Science from Villanova University and his J.D. from the Washington College of Law of the American University where he served as Director of the Legal Aid Society.
Upon graduation from law school, he served as a VISTA volunteer and then entered private practice in New York.
Prior to joining WolfBlock, Mr. Fixler was a partner at Hall Dickler Kent Goldstein & Wood LLP where he was Co-Chair of the Estate Planning and Administration Department.