Carl E. Westman

Summary

Carl E. Westman focuses his practice in the areas of estate planning, charitable planning and estate administration, including highly complicated estates.

Carl has experience representing tax-exempt organizations and helping a wide range of clients regarding their probate, taxation, trusts and wealth transfer issues.

Professional History

  • Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2017-present
  • Of Counsel, Gray Robinson, 2009-17

Credentials

Education

University of Miami, LL.M., Taxation, 1972

 

University of Miami, J.D., 1969

 

Sam Houston State University, B.B.A., 1966

Community Involvement

Friendship Health Clinic, Board of Directors Collier County, Chairman 2011–present

 

Senior Friendship Centers, Board of Directors, 2011-14

 

Marco Island Marina Association, President and Director, 2005-11

 

NCH Healthcare System, Inc., Chairman of the Board of Trustees, 2005-10; Trustee, 1992-2011

 

Naples Community Hospital, Inc., Chairman of the Board of Trustees, 2001-10; Trustee, 1992-2011

 

Estate Planning Council of Naples, Member, 1976-present

 

Community Foundation of Collier County, Inc., Former Vice President

 

Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council, Former District Chair; Former Eagle Board of Review

 

David Lawrence Mental Health Foundation, Former Chairman

Awards & Distinctions

AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell

 

American Red Cross of Collier County, Legacy Award, 2011

 

Estero Chamber of Commerce, Person of the Year Award, 2009

Bar Admissions

State of Florida

 

U.S. Tax Court

 

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Memberships & Affiliations

The Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, Health Law Section

 

Collier County Bar Association