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Herbert H. Moorin

Member
Bridgeport Office
850 Main Street
P.O. Box 7006
Bridgeport, CT 06601-7006
p 203.330.2124
f 203.330.2288
Practice Areas
Bar and Court Admissions
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
  • U.S. Tax Court
Education
  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 1962
  • Trinity College, B.A., magna cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa, 1959

Herbert H. Moorin has had a career of assisting entrepreneurs and other individuals in planning for the future and solving complex legal and business situations as well as successfully concluding the administration and tax proceedings of their estates at minimum tax costs. He began the firm’s Employee Benefits practice and has extensive experience with issues requiring the coordination of benefit issues with broader business, legal and personal considerations. Herb has been recognized as an expert witness in court proceedings.

Representative Experience

  • Advice and preparation of documents in connection with both tax qualified retirement plans, including traditional plans and 401(k) and 403(b) plans and non-qualified deferred compensation plans including 409A compliance
  • Preparation of estate plans of all kinds including those with minority and fractional interests and substantial retirement benefits and planning for beneficiaries with special needs
  • Structuring of LLC’s and other assets to meet individualized family situations and to facilitate gifting
  • Settlement of estates and estate tax audits including representation before IRS Appellate Division
  • Termination of retirement plans and distribution of their assets

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Bridgeport Bar Association 

Community Involvement

  • Bridgeport's Kennedy Center (for developmentally disabled individuals) - former chair, board of directors
  • Bridgeport Public Education Fund - former chair, board of directors
  • Greater Bridgeport Symphony - board of directors

Honors & Awards

  • Received the highest peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell (AV)