New Partner Spotlight: Azriel J. Baer
January 20, 2023
In celebration of our newly minted partners, Farrell Fritz is proud to present our “New Partner Spotlight,” a series of short interview profiles to get to know our incredibly talented attorneys better.
Name: Azriel (Azi) J. Baer
Years at the Firm: 4
Practice: Trusts & Estates
What makes Farrell Fritz different for you and your career? I’ve enjoyed my time at Farrell Fritz, as it is a premier firm with top notch lawyers, combined with great clients. This all allows for many opportunities to develop a sophisticated practice. Additionally, we’ve built an incredible culture of collaboration here.
What keeps you passionate about practicing law? The fact that tax law is constantly changing keeps the practice feeling fresh.
What is your greatest career accomplishment to date? I have had the opportunity to become a trusted family advisor to many of my clients. In the process, I have saved millions of dollars in estate taxes, while implementing tailored estate plans that work for clients and their families.
What is your top source of motivation in life? My family is always #1.
If you could work with any client or company in history, who would it be? Warren Buffett
What is your favorite thing to do on Long Island / in New York? NYC for a concert or museum, or a quiet day at the beach on Long Island.
What is a fun fact about you? I am an avid cook. When I’m not practicing law, you might find me cooking up something new in my kitchen!