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  • LL.B., Syracuse University, 1960
  • B.A., Syracuse University, 1947
  • New York

Edward S. Green , CPA


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Direct Fax: 315.423.2831
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Edward is a founding member of Green & Seifter Attorneys, PLLC and Green & Seifter, CPAs, and is a principal of Green & Seifter, Investment Advisers, LLC. He practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, real estate, tax planning and advocacy, trusts and estates and venture capital. Edward concentrates his practice in providing financial advice to clients and organizing, raising capital for, and structuring investment entities. He has negotiated the purchase and sale of numerous businesses and properties on behalf of the firm's clients.

Recent Experience

  • Organization of investment groups for transactions including the purchase, leaseback and sale of the Hotel Syracuse;
  • Purchase and sale of the State Tower building;
  • Purchase and leaseback of the E.M. O'Donnell building with Niagara Mohawk;
  • Formation and sale of the Syracuse Telephone Company (Central New York's non-wire line cellular phone company);
  • Purchase, leaseback and sale of MONY Towers;
  • Organization of Onondaga Venture Capital Fund;
  • Purchase and operation of Presidential Plaza;
  • Development of The Craftsman Inn properties;
  • Formation of The Eagle Newspapers;
  • Formation of the Renaissance Hotel.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Onondaga County Bar Association
  • Cazenovia Area Community Development Association (CACDA), Treasurer
  • Crouse Hospital Foundation, Member, former Chairman
  • Jewish Community Foundation of Central New York, Chair, Investment Committee
  • Museum of Science and Technology (MOST), Foundation Board of Directors
  • Near West Side Initiative, Treasurer
  • Rosamond Gifford Foundation, Former Chairman, Current Treasurer
  • Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, Board Member, former Chairman
  • Syracuse University Board of Trustees, Emeritus, former Vice President and Executive Committee member
  • Syracuse University College of Law, Former Adjunct Professor of personal and corporate income tax, and gift and estate courses
  • InterFaith Works Advisory Board on Racial Diversity, Former Co-Chair
  • Former board member: Glimmerglass Opera, YMCA, Cazenovia Chamber of Commerce, Metropolitan Development Association, Syracuse Stage, Cazenovia Lake Association, Stone Quarry Art Park, Cazenovia College, and Cazenovia Preservation Foundation
  • Former Chairman: Everson Museum of Art, WCNY (local public broadcasting affiliate), Central New York Community Foundation, and Cultural Resources Council