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Harvey Lee Frutkin

Harvey Lee Frutkin

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Corporate & Incorporation, Tax

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About Me

Harvey L. Frutkin graduated from Ohio University (AB 1967) and the University of Michigan School of Law (JD 1971, magna cum laude). From 1972 through April of 2009, he was a member of the Cleveland, Ohio law firm of Cavitch, Familo, Durkin & Frutkin, specializing in corporate and business planning, taxation, and estate planning. Harvey’s positions in the firm included participation on the Board of Directors, and as President of the firm from 1992 until 2006. He was admitted to the United States Supreme Court in 2000.


 


Harvey is an author, having presently in print Taxation of Executive Compensation: Planning and Practice (Lexis\Nexis 1983, updated semi-annually). He has also served as general editor of other Lexis\Nexis publications, including Rabkin & Johnson Current Legal Forms and OhioTransaction Guide, and has been a frequent contributor to professional publications. Harvey served as Adjunct Professor of Law in Federal Corporate Taxation, at Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio.


 


Harvey has been a frequent lecturer at the Cleveland Tax Institute and other tax and business panels, and served as General Chairman of the 30th Anniversary Commemorative Cleveland Tax Institute in 1986.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. Estate Planning: 40%
  2. Tax: 20%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
  4. Business: 20%

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Contact Info

The Frutkin Law Firm, PLC

15205 N Kierland Blvd.
Suite 200
Scottsdale, AZ, 85254

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive197207/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior CounselThe Frutkin Law Firm, PLC2009 - Present
PresidentCavitch, Familo, Durkin & Frutkin1972 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Cleveland Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Ohio State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Matthew Bender publicationPension and Profit-Sharing Plans: Forms and Practice1989
Taxation for LawyersCapital Gains on Liquidation May Be Lost if Shareholders Resume Business Operations1984
Taxation for LawyersCapital Gains on Liquidation May Be Lost if Shareholders Resume Business Operations1984
Taxation For AccountantsCapital Gains on Liquidation May Be Lost if Shareholders Resume Business Operations1983
Matthew Bender publicationTaxation of Executive Compensation: Planning and Practice (Updated Semiannually)1983
Akron Law JournalCorporate Asset and Corporate Stock Acquisition1983
CCH Financial and Estate PlanningTax Planning Strategies for Credit Shelter Trusts1983
Taxation for LawyersFringes Require Careful Planning to Yield the Greatest Tax Benefits for Employer, Employee1979
Taxation for LawyersFringes Require Careful Planning to Yield the Greatest Tax Benefits for Employer, Employee1979
The Ohio CPANew Reporting and Disclosure Rules Under the Pension Reform Act1975

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
Ohio UniversityN/AA.B.1967