Alvin C. Martin

Of Counsel Florham Park
Phone: (973) 549-7240
Fax: (973) 360-9831


Alvin C. Martin assists his clients with income tax and estate planning as well as federal and state tax litigation, including New York domicile audits and hearings.

Alvin was formerly an adjunct professor of taxation at New York University and an IRS trial attorney. He has lectured at numerous tax and estate planning seminars, including seminars sponsored by the New York University Annual Institute on Federal Taxation, New York University Institute on Federal Taxation-Trusts and Estates Program, ABA Real Property Trust and Estates Law Section, the New Jersey Bar Association Section of Taxation, the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, conferences of CPA organizations and estate planning councils.

Alvin is the co-author of New Jersey Estate Planning, Will Drafting and Estate Administration (LEXIS Law Publishing); Chapter 222, “Irrevocable Inter Vivos Trusts.” New Jersey Transaction Guide (Matthew Bender); and “The Receipt of Money or Other Property By One or More Reorganization Sellers,” 40th New York University Institute on Federal Taxation, Chapter 51 (1982). He was an editor of the Journal of Taxation.

Alvin was a partner of the firm from 1977 to 1988 when he became of counsel, and prior thereto he was executive vice-president and a director of Vornado, Inc. (NYSE), now Vornado Realty Trust.


Who’s Who in America
Who’s Who in American Law

Fellow of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
2004 Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award, Baruch College

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Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Florida


  • New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1963
  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 1957
  • Baruch College of the City University of New York, B.B.A., 1954, cum laude

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