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Ilya Alexander Lipin

Ilya Alexander Lipin

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About me

I am a Philadelphia lawyer with substantial experience in tax, business law, and litigation.


Languages spoken: Russian, English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Tax: 80%
    9 years
  2. Business: 10%
    8 years
  3. Litigation: 10%
    8 years



Hourly ($1-500/hour)

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  • Caitlin Donahue

    Mr. Lipin sets a superior standard of dilligence and persistence that fellow attorneys aspire to achieve.


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  • Eric B. Dick

    Ilya is talented and well educated trial lawyer.


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Chancellor’s AwardPhiladelphia VIP2010
VIP Volunteer of the MonthPhiladelphia VIP2010
First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2010
Top Tax AttorneySuburban Life Magazine2010
Chancellor’s AwardPhiladelphia VIP2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Tax AttorneyCity of Philadelphia2008 - Present
Tax AttorneyPhiladelphia VIP2007 - Present
Graduate Research FellowVillanova University School of Business2008 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Philadelphia Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Tax ControversySignificantly Reduced Tax Liability
Non-Profit FormationSuccesful formation of 501(c)(3) organization
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Publication nameTitleDate
Practical Tax StrategiesDiscovery of Tax Accrual Workpapers after Textron and Deloitte2011
Virginia Tax ReviewUncertain Tax Positions and the new Tax Policy of Disclosure Through the Schedule UTP2011
MBAA Int'l Annual ConferenceThe Uncertain Viability of a Single Member Limited Liability Company as a Choice of Entity‏2011
Tax AdviserA Practitioner’s Guide to the Taxation of Telecommuting2010
MBAA Int'l Annual ConferenceSupplier Tactics for Dealing with Financially Distressed Corporate Customers2010
Journal of Law and CommerceProtecting a Client's Confidences: Recent Developments in Privileged Communication between Attorneys and Accountants2010
Acad. Legal Stud. In Bus. Nat’l Proc.Addressing the Incomplete Conceptualization and Operationalization of the Zone of Insolvency2010
The American Journal of Trial AdvocacyThe Effect of the Pension Committee Decision on the Current Litigation Practice2010
Arkansas Law ReviewLitigation Tactics Addressing the Changes to the Deposition Testimony through a Rule 30(E) Errata Sheet Corrections2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTrial AdvocacyLL.M - Master of Laws2011
Villanova UniversityFinanceMBA2010
Villanova University School of LawTaxLL.M - Master of Laws2008
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Drew UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
SeminarSchedule UTP2011
Midwest Business Administration Association (MBAA) International Annual ConferenceSupplier Tactics for Dealing with Financially Distressed Corporate Customers2010
Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB) Annual ConferenceAddressing the Incomplete Conceptualization and Operationalization of the Zone of Insolvency2010
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteTax Due Diligence in Acquisitions2009