Martin L. Lepelstat

Florham Park,  NJ  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Trusts & Estates
  • Tax & Business Group
  • Tax
Contact InfoTelephone: 973.443.3501
Fax: 973.301.8410
University City College of New York, B.B.A.; University of Michigan, M.B.A.
Law SchoolNew York University, LL.M., Tax; Cornell Law School, J.D.
Admitted1972, New York; 1972, Florida; 1978, New Jersey; 1978, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1979, U.S. Tax Court

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, 2013 Tour de Cure Executive Committee
•fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
•Former Trustee, Middlesex County Bar Association
•Member, Tax, Real Property and Probate Sections of the Florida State Bar
•Past Chair, Taxation and Probate Committees of the Middlesex County Bar Association.
•Member, American Bar Association, Tax and Real Property and Probate Sections
•Member, Tax Section of the New Jersey Bar
•Board member, American Diabetes Association

BornBrooklyn, New York, 1947

Martin L. Lepelstat focuses his practice on tax and trusts and estate planning. He has represented individuals, businesses, partnerships, limited liability companies, corporations, and special types of entities in connection with the planning, structuring and defense of tax transactions. Martin has represented his clients at both the federal and state levels in matters related to tax and audits.

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Press Releases

08.19.15 7 Greenberg Traurig New Jersey Attorneys Included in the 2016 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
08.25.14 Seven Greenberg Traurig New Jersey Attorneys Included in 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
03.17.14 13 Greenberg Traurig New Jersey Attorneys Recognized in 2014 Edition of New Jersey Super Lawyers
09.03.13 The Best Lawyers in America Lists 7 Greenberg Traurig NJ Attorneys; Top-Lists Firm in 12 areas in Florham Park
01.04.13 Martin Lepelstat Makes Move to Greenberg Traurig


05.05.14 New York State - 2014-2015 Budget Affecting Trusts and Estates

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

Martin has lectured before various bar groups and committees, including the Institute of Continuing Legal Education. His work has been published in several national and local tax publications.

•Co-Author, Estate Planning -Before It's Too Late!, Exhibit A, Volume 4 Number 2, 2000
•Author, Qualified Personal Residence Trust, Exhibit A, Fall 1996, Vol. 1 No. 2.
•Co-Author, The Small Business Job Protection Act May Render the S Election Appropriate for Larger and More Complex Corporations, The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, February 1997
•Author, Salient Tax Considerations for Condominium Conversions

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law; Trusts and Estates; Litigation and Controversy - Tax, 2005-2016
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, New Jersey Super Lawyers, 2014-2015
•Team Member, Lexology's Client Choice Award USA & Canada, United States: New Jersey, 2013
•Listed, Super Lawyers - New Jersey Edition, Estate Planning and Probate, 2008-2013
•Listed, Who's Who in America
•Listed, Who's Who in American Law
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Office Information

Martin L. Lepelstat

200 Park Avenue
Florham ParkNJ 07932


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