Mary B. Goldhirsch

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Mary Goldhirsch is Counsel to Porzio, Bromberg & Newman P.C. and a member of the firm's Trusts and Estates Department. She concentrates her practice in tax planning, estate and trust administration, estate planning, guardianships and estate and trust litigation.

Prior Relevant Experience
  • Carpenter, Bennett & Morrissey/McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP, Newark, New Jersey, Of Counsel, 1995-2010
  • J.H. Cohn and Company, Roseland, New Jersey, Tax Accountant, 1992-1995
  • Adjunct Professor, Rutgers University - Newark School of Business (Estate Planning)
  • Legal Research & Writing Associate, Rutgers School of Law - Newark
  • Member, District VA (Essex County - Newark) Ethics Committee, 2006-2010
  • "Tax Update 2014," Porzio Tax Update, December 5, 2014.
  • "The Lure of a Sec. 475 Election - Making a Mark-to-Market Election Has Many Benefits and a Few Pitfalls," Journal of Accountancy, July 2014.
  • Co-Author, "Quiet Trusts: When Mum's the Word to Trust Beneficiaries," Estate Planning, Vol. 40 No. 7, July 2013.
  • "Tax Update 2013," Porzio Tax Update, January 21, 2013.
  • "Tax Update 2012," Porzio Tax Update, August 27, 2012.
  • "Leaving a Legacy," The ABA Practical Guide to Estate Planning, Chapter 4, American Bar Association, August 5, 2011.



Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1996


New York University School of Law, New York, NY, LL.M. Taxation, 2000

Rutgers University School of Law, Newark, NJ, J.D., 1996

  • Recipient of the Maxwell MacMillan Federal Tax Award, 1996

DePaul University, Chicago, IL, M.B.A., with Distinction, 1990

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, B.A., 1988

Contact Address

100 Southgate Parkway

Morristown, NJ 07962-1997

Phone: 973.538.4006

Fax: 973.538.5146