The Goldfarb Law Firm is a boutique law firm based in El Paso, Texas
specializing in commercial transactions, estate planning,
real estate, and trust and estate administration.
The Goldfarb Law Firm handles legal matters throughout Texas and New Mexico.
COVID-19 UPDATE (updated Aug 2020):
The Goldfarb Law Firm is open in accordance with CDC Guidelines, but meetings are by appointment only. Our attorneys are available to meet via Zoom. Our notaries are certified in Texas to notarize documents via videoconference.
Mergers and acquisitions
Entity conversion and reorganization
Contract drafting and negotiation
Drafting and negotiation of real estate purchase agreements
Drafting and negotiation of commercial leases
Drafting and negotiation of real estate development and management agreements
Entity Formation and Dissolution
Formation of corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and non-profits
Drafting of operating agreements, bylaws, resolutions, and shareholder agreements
Preparation of operating agreements for physician-owned professional entities
Transactions relating to the merger and acquisition of physician groups
Negotiation of physician-hospital agreements
Asset Protection and Tax Planning
Preparation of wills, trusts, and powers of attorney
Gifts subject to the Federal Gift, Estate, and/or Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax
Estate and Trust Administration
Probate of Wills in Texas and New Mexico
Trust modification and termination
Non-Judicial Settlement of Estates
University of Texas School of Law, J.D.. 1976
University of Texas, B.B.A., summa cum laude, 1976
American College, (CLU, 1981, ChFC, 1984)
BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS
Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Allan Goldfarb's primary focus is working with and advising owners and principals of closely-held and family businesses. This includes work on formation and termination of business and professional entities and associations (including corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and proprietorships), purchases and sales of businesses, contractual matters, employee benefit plans, and other aspects relating to business and personal estate planning. In addition, Mr. Goldfarb has extensive experience in probate and estate matters, including tax planning and filings with the IRS.
Mr. Goldfarb was selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Texas Super Lawyers (Estate Planning and Probate) by the publishers Thomson Reuters. Mr. Goldfarb was also included in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in America (Corporate Law, Litigation-Trusts and Estates) published by Woodward/White. Mr. Goldfarb was selected as El Paso Best Lawyers Corporate Lawyer of the Year in 2011, El Paso Best Lawyers Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year in 2015 and El Paso Paralegal Association Outstanding Attorney in 2016.
University of Texas School of Law, J.D.. 2012
University of Texas, B.A. History; B.A. Economics; summa cum laude, 2009
BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS
New Mexico, 2019
Aaron Goldfarb's practice focuses probate, estate, and trust administration, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, and entertainment law (with an emphasis on music). Aaron routinely appears in probate courts throughout Texas. Aaron also has experience representing auto dealers in front of the Department of Motor Vehicle Board and in contested cases heard by the State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH).
In addition to his legal practice, Aaron is a professional musician and has performed at SXSW, The Austin Jazz Festival, Spirit Fest, and the Plaza Classic Film Festival. Aaron's original music has recently been featured on the Fox Series, "9-1-1-: Lone Star".
Aaron is a Pro Bono Attorney for Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts (TALA).
Thomas Kelly joined the firm as a paralegal in 2020 after serving as a paralegal for the legal division of Texas Legislative Council in Austin during the 85th and 86th legislative sessions. At the Texas Legislative Council, Thomas was responsible for conducting legislative history research, case law research, and bill drafting for nearly all of the Texas Codes.
EL PASO OFFICE:
309 E. Robinson Ave.
El Paso TX 79902