Also known as James E. Pratt

James Elliot Pratt

James Elliot Pratt

Contracts / Agreements Lawyer

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RATING

7.0

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Languages

English

Answers and Advice

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About Me

Top tax and business lawyer devoted to protecting his clients. Handles international, federal, state and local tax matters with an emphasis on tax controversy and litigation matters (e.g., FBARs, Audits, Tax Debt Collections, Appeals, US Tax Court, Criminal Tax Defense, Tax Fraud and Evasion Cases). Mr. Pratts areas of practice include a comprehensive set of tax and business laws necessary to...

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Practice Areas

Client Reviews

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Great Service

Posted by: Christophe about 4 years ago.

After working with various attorneys, James has been by far the most thorough and informative when helping with our business's legal needs. What I...

Personable, Expert, High Integrity

Posted by: Miklos over 4 years ago.

I worked with James on a form of business and tax planning challenge. He struck me as a professional with integrity committed to personal and...
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Endorsements

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Mayer Nazarian
Mayer Nazarian

Los Angeles, CA

Almost 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Samuel Aaron Keesal Jr
Samuel Keesal

Long Beach, CA

About 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

James is a fine professional, a fine lawyer and gentleman. I recommend him without hesitation.
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Résumé

License

2004 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – 2009

KPMG, LLP

Education

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2007 LL.M - Master of Laws in Taxation Law

Loyola University School of Law

Associations

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2004- present Taxation Section Member

State Bar of California


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Portfolio

Speaking Engagements

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2010 How to help clients develop a successful plan to pay the lowest legal income taxes, that is consistent with their overall goals.

at Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce - Professional Roundtable of Financial Services

2010 Protecting Client Rights in Tax Controversy and Litigation

at South Bay Business Networking Group

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