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Paul Gottlieb



Paul Gottlieb
d: 212.286.4471 x 155
m. 646.504.0474

Practice Areas

Paul Gottlieb concentrates in the area of trust and estate planning and estate administration.

After graduating from Queens College of the City University of New York, where he earned his undergraduate degree, Mr. Gottlieb became a journalist for the U.S. Army in Europe.

Upon completion of his military duties, Mr. Gottlieb attended New York Law School, where he earned a J.D. degree. He joined the Internal Revenue Service after law school and advanced in rank to become a senior attorney in the Estate and Gift Tax Section. Mr. Gottlieb has handled several hundred estate plans and estates, including pre and post-nuptual agreements, both in private practice and while with the United States government, and has conducted numerous seminars in the field of estate planning.Mr. Gottlieb is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, and has been for more than twenty years. He is a member of the Estate Planning Council of New York City, as well as the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.


  • New York Law School
  • Queens College


  • Estate Planning Council of New York City
  • Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Ranking
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member


  • New York