New York – Taxation and benefits partner Jeffrey S. Levin has joined the New York office of global law firm Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.
“Jeff has tremendous experience advising a wide range of international private clients on taxation matters, with a special emphasis on work involving cross-border relationships,” said Terrence G. Perris, head of Squire Sanders’ taxation and benefits practice. “His international experience will also complement our private wealth practices in Europe, Asia and Latin America.” Levin joins Squire Sanders from the New York office of a national law firm.
Levin’s practice includes federal, state and local taxation; estate planning, trusts and estates administration; charitable giving; and succession planning for closely held businesses. He concentrates on income, estate and gift tax planning for US and non-US clients and the use of domestic and foreign trusts. As part of overall and multigenerational estate planning, he advises closely held and family businesses, as well as family limited partnerships, on their tax and related business matters. In addition, Levin advises on fiduciary income and estate tax planning, compliance and administration, as well as on the tax consequences of ownership of US real property.
He received his LL.M. in Taxation in 1982 from New York University School of Law; his J.D. in 1979 from Northwestern University School of Law, where he also received his M.B.A.; and his A.B., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, in 1975 from Lafayette College.
Levin is a member of the New York State Bar Association’s Tax, and Trusts and Estates Law Sections, and the American Bar Association’s Tax, and Real Property, Trust and Estate Sections. He is also a member of the New York City Tax Club.
About Squire Sanders: Founded in 1890, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P. has lawyers in 32 offices and 15 countries around the world. With one of the strongest integrated global platforms and a longstanding one-firm philosophy, Squire Sanders provides seamless legal counsel worldwide.
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