As founder and principal attorney at Altman & Associates, Gary D. Altman is dedicated to advising and representing clients in Rockville and throughout Montgomery County, Maryland. He focuses his practice on handling cases that involve the following matters: estate and trust litigation, asset protection, business succession and tax planning, estate planning, probate, special needs planning, powers of attorney, advance medical directives, life insurance planning and retirement planning.
After earning a Bachelor of Science from Wesleyan University, Mr. Altman went on to receive a Juris Doctor from the New York University School of Law in 1980. He later graduated with a Master of Laws in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center in 1992.
For more than 30 years, Mr. Altman has been helping clients leave a legacy through effective estate planning. As a certified financial planner, he understands how to address issues such as tax implications and inheritance. For his achievements, Mr. Altman has earned the highest rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell; he has received an Avvo "Superb" rating; and Worth magazine has honored him as a Top 100 Attorney.
Widely sought for his legal opinion, Mr. Altman has appeared in national media outlets such as The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal. He holds memberships with the Maryland State Bar Association, Inc., The District of Columbia Bar, Exponent Philanthropy, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, the American Bar Association, the Washington, D.C., Estate Planning Council and the Financial Planning Association of the National Capital Area.
* AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
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Last Updated: 10/2/2015