Party affiliation: Democrat
Staff assistant-accountant Feinberg, Jacobs & Furman, New York City, 1956-1957. Private practice, 1957-1996, 98—. Principal Law Office of Alan E. Kahn, since 1957.
Senior partner Kahn, Boyd, Levychin Certified Public Accountants, 1993—2003. Private practice, since 2003. Tax consultant to various nonprofit organizations, New York City, since 1977.
Consultant Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, New York City, since 1978. Sergeant United States Army, 1951-1952. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America (member committee since 1990), New York State Bar Association (elder law committee), New York State Trial Lawyers Association (chairman subcommittee on legislation estate and trusts 1979, speaker board since 1990, member committee since 1991, chair since 2000), New York County Lawyers Association (taxation committee since 1988, secretary committee on taxation 1996-2000, chair committee on taxation since 2000), speaker's Bureau, Association Trial Lawyers City New York, Jewish Lawyers Guild, New York State Certified Public Accountants, National Sculpture Society (patron member), Odd Fellows (grand advisory board New York chapter 1979-1980, general counsel grand lodge 1989-1999), Merchants Club (board governors, assistant treasurer, treasurer and governor since 1992, award chairman legal committee since 1995).