Matthew “Max” Van Benschoten is an associate in the Tax Strategy & Benefits Practice. During his first two years with the firm, Max gained extensive experience advising on the structuring of mergers, acquisitions, property transactions, cross-border transactions, publically traded partnerships and fund formations. During law school, Max interned with various organizations, including a large utility company and the Internal Revenue Service.
Prior to attending law school Max interned as a research analyst for the Arizona House of Representative’s Committee on Ways and Means. During that time, he worked with elected members to analyze proposed tax legislation and presented factual findings to committees and caucuses. His undergraduate studies focused on economics, political science and environmental science.