Lawrence M. Fuchs retired with over 35 years of experience in estate planning and administration and business development such as the formation of new ventures using corporations, limited liability companies or partnerships; operation of business; purchase and sale of businesses and liquidation thereof.
Mr. Fuchs served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps, and is now serving as a Director of the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation. He is also involved in numerous philanthropic endeavors with use of charitable gifting for income, estate and gift tax purposes.
A graduate of the Baruch School – CCNY in 1958, he received his law degree from Seton Hall School of Law in 1970. Mr. Fuchs has been active in Charitable Giving Programs, assisting clients with charitable inclinations to save substantial income and estate taxes, while helping local, state and national charitable organizations.
As one of the founding partners of Zager Fuchs, Mr. Fuchs helped establish for the firm a culture and reputation of service and excellence.
Corporations Limited Liability Companies Partnerships Operation of Businesses Purchase and Sale of Businesses Liquidation Income, Estate and Gift Tax Issues Estate Planning and Administration Wills Trusts Tax Planning
New Jersey, 1970U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1970U.S. Tax Court, 1970
Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey, 1970
J.D., Doctor of JurisprudenceCity College of New York, Bernard M. Baruch, School of Business, New York, New York
B.B.A. Fin., Bachelor of Business Administration in FinanceFederal Estate & Gift Tax School, Internal Revenue School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Use of Redemptions-Closely Held Corporations New Jersey State Bar Journal, November, 1989Influence of Affluence Tax Digest, August, 1984
Auto Dealers/ManufacturersConstruction Contractors-DevelopersEstates and TrustsStock Brokerage Firms
Patock Construction Co.Two River Community BankOcean First BankMarkman & Wolff, CPA
Honors and Awards:
Red Bank Rotary Club – Honorary Rotarian of Year, 2005 Red Bank Elks Lodge #233 – Outstanding Charitable Service Award, 2006Veteran’s Voice – Man of the Year, 2007Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation – Trustee of the Year, 2008American Institute for Cancer Research – Honor, 2009 – Marine Corps League – 2013 Man of Year; American Institute Cancer Research – 2013- 2014 Gentry Award; Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders Award of Recognition – Oct 2nd 2014
Professional Associations and Memberships:
American Bar Association, 1970 – Present Member New Jersey Bar Association, 1970 – Present Member Monmouth County Bar Association, 1970 – Present Member Performing Arts Network of New Jersey, 1980 – 1985President/Director Monmouth/Ocean Estate Planning Council, 1984 – 1986 President Zobel Foundation, Inc.President, Charitable Trust Two River Community BankMember, Advisory Board U.S. Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Member, Board of Directors