Allan M. Goldfarb, a native El Pasoan, is Chairman of Kemp Smith's Business Department. Mr. Goldfarb’s primary focus is working with and advising owners and principals of closely-held and family businesses. This includes work on formation and termination of business entities and associations (including corporations, partnerships and proprietorships), purchases and sales of businesses, contractual matters, employee benefit plans, and other aspects relating to business and personal estate planning. In addition, Mr. Goldfarb has extensive experience in probate and estate matters, including tax planning and filings with the IRS. He is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Mr. Goldfarb received a Bachelor of Business Administration, with highest honors, from the University of Texas at Austin, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Texas School of Law. He also received Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant degrees from the American College. Mr.Goldfarb is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas Section on Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law, the El Paso Estate Planning Council, the El Paso Probate Bar Association and is Past President of the Society of Financial Service Professionals.