Cohen & Grigsby Adds Senior Attorney
Samuel Goncz Joins Firm as Director in the Estates and Trusts Group
PITTSBURGH, PA – February 9, 2012 – Cohen & Grigsby, a business law firm with headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA and an office in Naples, FL, is pleased to announce the addition of Samuel J. Goncz as a director in the Estates & Trusts Group.
Goncz focuses his practice on business succession planning, estate planning, and estate and trust administration, with a special emphasis on federal estate tax matters. His clients include owners of closely held businesses, executives, and those of multigenerational wealth. He serves as a lecturer for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s continuing legal education program, and regularly speaks to client and professional groups regarding a broad range of wealth transfer and succession planning topics. Goncz is listed in The Best Lawyers in America and is a member of the Planned Giving Advisory Committees of the Pittsburgh Foundation and Grove City College. He also is active with the Southwestern Pennsylvania Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and is a member or officer of a number of committees and boards of related charitable organizations.
Goncz earned his J.D. in 1992 from Washington and Lee University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Grove City College in 1989.