Don A. Linzer, CFP® 
Senior Advisor
Schneider Downs Wealth Management Advisors, LP
Don has been a shareholder with Schneider Downs & Co., Inc. since 1985. He has broad expertise in estate and business succession planning, tax planning for closely held corporations and S corporations, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and partnership taxation.

Don is a frequent contributor to business and tax publications, and is often interviewed by trade and national media on topics related to his expertise. He has served as a keynote speaker for many organizations, including the Allegheny Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and SMC Business Councils. In addition, Don is the Chairman of Schneider Downs’ Specialty Tax Group and the Chairman of Schneider Downs Corporate Finance, LP.

Don holds the Series 7, Series 66 and Series 24 Securities licenses, and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM practitioner. He is a Life Member of the Board of Trustees, Manchester Bidwell Corporation. He received his Juris Doctorate from Nova University Center for the Study of Law, his Master of Laws-Taxation from George Washington University National Law Center and his B.A. degree from the University of Pittsburgh.


“I tell my clients, ‘I’m sitting on the same side of the table as you.’ We are here to help you focus on your long term goals and objectives.”



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