Roger Royse

Roger Royse

Tax Lawyer
Palo Alto, CA




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About Me

ROGER ROYSE is the founder of Royse Law Firm, PC, a business and tax law firm with offices in Northern and Southern California ( ). Roger practices in the areas of corporate and securities law, domestic and international tax, mergers and acquisitions, and fund formation. His clients include emerging and middle-market companies and high net worth individuals. Roger has represented...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($250-$500/hour)

Client Reviews

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Trusted Advisor & Expert Counsel

Posted by: Joe almost 2 years ago.

Roger is our trusted advisor and expert counsel on all our legal and corporate affairs. He's very knowledgeable and involved on startup legal issues...

Excellent law firm for start ups

Posted by: Jared about 2 years ago.

Roger helped initially set up the corporation then helped with our series A financing and conversion from a LLC to C corporation. They also helped in...
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Daniel Louis Feder
Daniel Feder

San Francisco, CA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Roger is one of the most respected and competent corporate and tax lawyers in the San Francisco Bay Area. He possesses a very keen intellect. Roger...
Harmeet Kaur Dhillon
Harmeet Dhillon

San Francisco, CA

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Roger is an outstanding tax specialist in addition to his overall corporate transactional skills. I recommend him whenever my clients face a complex...
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1991 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – present

Royse Law Firm


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1989 LL.M - Master of Laws in Law

New York University School of Law


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2014 Legal Innovator

The Recorder


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2014- present Vice Chair

American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Taxation Committee

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2012 Dead on Arrival: How to Avoid the Legal Mistakes that Could Kill Your Startup

Dead on Arrival: How to Avoid the Legal Mistakes that Could Kill Your Startup

2011 Buying and Selling a Business, Practical Tax Consequences

California Business Law Practitioner

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Structuring Tax-Free M&A Deals - Navigating IRC 368 and 351 and Selecting the Appropriate Structure

at Strafford CLE webinar

2014 Ag-Tech Law

at Asia Pacific Conference

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