The Wagner Law Group
Wagner Law Group, A Professional Corporation, is a nationally
recognized ERISA & employee benefits, estate planning,
employment, labor & human resources practice.
in 1996, The Wagner Law Group has 22 attorneys engaged
exclusively in employee benefits, estate planning and
employment law. Six of our attorneys are AV rated by
Martindale-Hubbell as having very high to preeminent legal abilities
and ethical standards. The firm is among the largest ERISA boutiques
in the country. Our practice is national in scope, with clients in
more than 40 states and several foreign countries.
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Francisco, CA 94104
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St. Louis, MO 63102
November 18, 2015
Al Lurie Dies at Age 92
It is with deep sadness that we inform you
of the loss of our dear friend and former Of Counsel
Al [Alvin D.] Lurie, who died on November
17th, at the age of 92. Al spent most of his professional
career in private practice in New York, as a tax lawyer and pension
and benefits specialist, and served for four years
(1974-78) as Assistant Commissioner of Internal Revenue, in
charge of Employee Plans & Exempt Organizations.
Al had a quick wit, kind heart and great legal
acumen. He was truly one of the most esteemed members of the ERISA
bar with a myriad of accomplishments and honors including 2012
Honoree of the Year Award of The Society of Financial Services
Professionals, 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award of the Employee
Benefits Committee of the American Bar Association Tax
Section and Who's Who in America . Al will be
deeply missed by our firm and our sincerest condolences go out to his
Al is survived by his children Jim and
Tone, Jeanne, Marge and Jon; his grandchildren Katie, Sophia, David,
Natalia and Erik; and great granddaughter Aayla.
The funeral will be held on Thursday, November 19
at 11 a.m. at Larchmont Temple, with interment immediately following
at Mt. Hope. The family will return to Larchmont Temple and
receive friends and visitors in the Larchmont Temple Garden Room
through the afternoon.
Contributions in Al's memory may be made to
Larchmont Temple, earmarked for an Adult Education fund TBD.
Condolences may be sent to the Lurie Family:
13 Country Club Drive, Larchmont, NY 10538.
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