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Partner - Charles B. Kaufmann III

Charles B. Kaufmann III


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Charles Kaufmann represents various business establishments, buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real estate and serves in a fiduciary capacity for trusts and estates.

Charles joined the firm in April 2005 when his predecessor firm, Holland Kaufmann & Bartels, became the Greenwich office for Shipman & Goodwin. He was also associated with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett of New York, New York, and served as a law clerk to Justice Charles S. House of the Connecticut Supreme Court.


Professional Affiliations

  • Greenwich Bar Association
  • Fairfield County Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association: Tax, Banking, Corporations and other Business Organizations Sections
  • New York City Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Greenwich Emergency Medical Service, Inc.: Vice Chair; Director
  • Yellowstone Park Foundation Advisory Council: Member, 2007-2011; Board of Directors, 2011-2016
  • Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut, Inc.: Former Director
  • The Wahlstrom Foundation, Inc.: Former Director
  • United Way of Greenwich, Inc.: Former Executive Vice President and Director
  • Yale Alumni Association of Greenwich, Inc.: Former President
  • Yale Glee Club Associates: Former President; Director Emeritus
  • AmeriCares Professional Advisory Committee
  • Yellowstone Forever: Board of Directors

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  • Columbia University School of Law, J.D., 1969
  • Yale College, B.A., 1966, cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut
  • New York
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