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Lance Wyrill Behnke

Practice areas:

Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership

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Licensed since 1988

  1. Tax: 70%
    38 years
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions: 20%
    38 years
  3. Partnership: 10%
    38 years

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Contact Info

K&L Gates

925 Fourth Avenue Suite 2900
Seattle, WA, 98104

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199707/06/2015
TXNot Eligible to Practice - Administrative198808/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Avvo Top Tax LawyerWashington CEO Magazine2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2007
AV RatingN/A2007
Seattle's Best LawyersN/A2007
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2006
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Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationChairman, Transactional Tax Subcommittee2006 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1986 - Present
Oklahoma Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMember1980 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present
Kansas Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawTaxationLL.M (Taxation)- Master of Laws1980
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Kansas State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
University of Washington School of Law Graduate Tax ProgramAdjunct Professor -- Advanced Partnership Taxation2007
Holding Real Estate Assets Through Partnerships & LLCsTax Issues of Sale or Liquidation of Partnership Interest2007
University of Washington School of Law Graduate Tax ProgramAdjunct Professor -- Advanced Partnership Taxation2006
Nonprofit Organizations Institute, University of Texas, AustinInternational Grantmaking2005
University of Washington School of Law Graduate Tax ProgramAdjunct Professor -- Corporate Reorganizations2004
University of Washington School of Law Graduate Tax ProgramAdjunct Professor -- Corporate Reorganizations2003