PUNTA GORDA, FL – October 1, 2013 – Farr Law Firm is pleased to announce the addition of Brett H. Sifrit as a new associate attorney. Sifrit is the newest member of the firm’s Trusts and Estates Practice Group. In this position, he will focus on estate planning, trust administration, wills, tax planning and real estate out of the Punta Gorda office. His training and experience as a Certified Public Accountant will add depth and insight to his practice.
Sifrit received his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Stetson University College of Law, his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the Florida State University, College of Business and a Master of Science in Taxation at the University of Central Florida. While attending law school, he was honored as a recipient of the Book Award in Federal Taxation of Estates, Trusts, and Gifts in the spring of 2012 given to the highest grade in the class. Before joining the firm Sifrit worked at the Farr Law Firm as a summer clerk in 2012.
Prior to law school Sifrit worked as an accountant for Dees and Dees, CPAs in Port Charlotte, Florida and as a Certified Public Accountant for the estate and trust planning practice of Kerkering, Barberio and Company in Sarasota, Florida.
“We are thrilled to have Brett Sifrit, born and raised in Southwest Florida, follow in his father’s footsteps as an attorney with our firm. Brett’s knowledge and experience as a Certified Public Accountant will add a valuable new dimension to our estate planning and transactional practice groups,” stated managing partner, David A. Holmes.