Marvin E. Blum, J.D., C.P.A., founder of The Blum Firm, P.C., received his J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law graduating 2nd in his class and his B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin graduating 1st in his class. Mr. Blum is board certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law. New York’s Worth magazine named Mr. Blum to their prestigious list of “Nation’s Top 100 Attorneys.” He has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times for his expertise on the estate tax. Mr. Blum twice had the honor of asking questions to Warren Buffett at Berkshire-Hathaway Annual Meetings, attracting international media attention. The Fort Worth Business Press honored him as a “Power Attorney.” He was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. Thomson Reuters has included Mr. Blum in their list of Top 100 Super Lawyers for the State of Texas, and Fort Worth, Texas magazine has consistently recognized him as one of Tarrant County’s Top Attorneys in Tax Law and in Probate, Estates and Trusts. He was President of the Board of Trustees of Trinity Valley School from 1998-2003 and was awarded an Honorary Lifetime Membership to the Board of Trustees in 2007. Mr. Blum serves as a Treasurer of Texas Cultural Trust and the Miss America Organization and is currently serving in his 36th year as Treasurer of the Fort Worth Symphony.