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Scott E. Galbreath

Scott E. Galbreath

Practice areas:

Employee Benefits, Tax

Scott Galbreath

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Tax: 50%
    29 years
  2. Employee Benefits: 50%
    29 years

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Contact Info

The Burton Law Firm

555 University Ave.,
Suite 275
Sacramento, CA, 95825

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200802/13/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198605/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading Lawyer in Employee BenefitsLeading Lawyers Network2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Burton Law Firm2013 - Present
Senior AttorneyChang. Ruthenberg & Long P.C.2007 - 2013

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Institute of Plan Administrators Sacramento ChapterBoard Member2013 - Present
Western Pension & Benefits CouncilExecutive Committee2011 - 2013
Sacramento County Bar Association, Tax Law SectionChair2010 - 2011

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
California Labor & Employment Law ReviewReforming Public Pension Reform2013
Journal of Pension Benefits“Due Diligence When Acquiring A Business With A Multiemployer Pension Plan – More Than An Actuary's Certification,”2012
Journal of Pension Benefits“An Unforeseeable Catch-22 — Stuck Between A 401(k) Rock And A 409A Hard Place”2008
The Corporate Lawyer, the Newsletter of the Illinois State Bar Association's Corporate Law Departments Section“Recent Developments Clarify Treatment of Retirement Assets in Bankruptcy but Some Questions Remain,”2005

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
IIT Chicago-Kent College of LawTaxLL.M. (Tax), with Honors1991
IIT Chicago-Kent College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Sacramento County Bar Association, Tax Law Section Meeting"Play or Pay and Other Taxes Under Health Care Reform"2013
Sacramento County Bar Association Business Section“Employee Benefits in M&A Transactions-What You Need to Know”2013
WPBC Annual Legislative & Regulatory Update"New IRS Proposed Guidance On Governmental Plans, REAOC And More"2012
Sacramento County Bar Association, Tax Law Section"Don't Be An April Fool: Understand The New Fee Disclosure Rules For Qualified Plans"2012
2012 Western Benefits Conference“Plans of Governments, Churches, and Other Tax Exempt Organizations”2012
National Institute of Pension Administrators, Sacramento Chapter“The DOL’s Regulations Under ERISA 408(b)(2) Revisited”2011
Lorman Audio Conference"Understanding Roth Accounts In 401(k), 403(b) And 457(b) Plans"2011
CBA Executive Compensation Institute“Complying With Code Section 409A—The End of the Good Faith Era”2007
Lorman Education Services Seminar“Using IRA/401(k) Plans To Invest In Real Estate And Nontraditional Assets In Illinois,”2006