PUNTA GORDA – February 3, 2015 – Forrest J. Bass, an associate at the Farr Law Firm, recently received his Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from Boston University School of Law. A Master of Laws in Taxation reflects a mastery of the practice, ethics and subtleties of tax law. Boston University ranks 5th in the nation in tax law studies, according to U.S. News and World Report.
“We are proud of Forrest for achieving this advanced degree from such a prestigious program. Forrest is a very significant member of our estate and trust group,” stated Guy S. Emerich, a Board Certified attorney in wills, trusts and estates at Farr Law Firm.
Mr. Bass has been an attorney with Farr Law Firm since August of 2009 and focuses his practice in the areas of wills, estate planning, and the administration of estates and trusts. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2009 and received his Juris Doctor in 2009 from Stetson University College of Law. Mr. Bass also received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Flagler College in 2006.
Mr. Bass is also active in the community and supports a number of local organizations. He currently serves as a Board Member for the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, President of the Charlotte Estate Planning Council and an Advisory Board Member for Charlotte State Bank & Trust.