Maxwell Kahn focuses his practice in the area of estate planning. He advises individuals, families, and businesses on a full range of estate planning services, including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Health Care Proxies
  • Living Wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Guardianship

Mr. Kahn also guides clients through complex tax issues, including: estate tax, gift tax, and generating-skipping tax planning. He applies his in-depth knowledge of tax law to develop strategies that minimize the tax burden for his clients and their beneficiaries.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State of New York
  • State of Alabama
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama


  • University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 2017
  • University of Alabama School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2017
  • Senior Editor of The Journal of Legal Profession, University of Alabama School of Law
  • University of Michigan, B.A., High Honors, 2014

Professional Associations

  • Member, New York Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Bar Association of Erie County
  • Member, Alabama Bar Association


  • University of Michigan Alumni Association
  • Alabama School of Law Alumni Association
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Speaking Engagements

  • Presentation of Tax Code Updates via the 2018 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to The University of Alabama System