Kenneth P. Brier - Brier & Ganz LLP

Kenneth P. Brier

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1999
Phone: 781-453-0030

KENNETH P. BRIER is a partner of Brier & Ganz LLP in Needham, a boutique firm focusing on taxation, estate planning, probate, small business planning and executive benefit matters. Prior to opening his own practice in 2003, Mr. Brier was a member of the estate planning group at Bingham McCutchen LLP in Boston. He was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in 1980, the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts in 1980, and the U.S. Tax Court in 1986. He was also licensed as a CPA in Massachusetts in 1981. Mr. Brier is a member of the American, Boston and Massachusetts Bar Associations, the Mass. Society of CPA's, the Boston Estate Planning Council, and the Society of Trust and Estate Practioners, an international body of professionals.  He is also a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), a national elective organization of distinguished trust and estate attorneys. He is the former co-chair of the Boston Bar Association trusts and estates section and of its estate planning committee. Since 1999, Mr. Brier annually has earned a listing in the selective and highly regarded publication, The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Brier is a frequent lecturer and has been quoted in numerous publications. He has authored articles for many publications including ACTEC Notes, The Tax Lawyer, Trusts & Estates, Family Business, Financial Planning, Massachusetts CPA Review, and Tax Law Review. Mr. Brier graduated, with honors, from Princeton University in 1975 with a degree in economics, and earned his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law in 1979.

Princeton UniversityAB 1975Columbia University School of LawJ.D. 1979
Boston Estate Planning CouncilSTEP - Society of Trust and Estate PractitionersMassachusetts Society of Certified Public AccountantsBoston Bar AssociationMassachusetts Bar AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationAmerican College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Office Location

160 Gould Street, Suite 320
Needham, MA 02494
United States

Practice Areas

Trusts and Estates (Employee Benefits, Estate Planning, Gift Planning, International, Partnership and Limited Liability, Planning for Closely Held Businesses, Probate, Tax)

Other Information

Gender: Male