Stephen represents clients in a wide variety of taxation, business, and securities... more
Stephen represents clients in a wide variety of taxation, business, and securities matters. He focuses his practice on helping businesses, whether large or small and whether established or in the process of getting started, to navigate legal complexities so that they can focus on their day-to-day business operations without having to worry about tax or legal issues.
I moved to the northwest with my family in 2006 after practicing for 16 years in New... more
I moved to the northwest with my family in 2006 after practicing for 16 years in New York City. When not practicing law, I practice piano and the mandolin, sing with the Bainbridge Chorale, write poetry and enjoy time with my husband (a professional pianist) and 11 year old daughter.
Jessica works with closely held businesses on corporate, real estate and immigration... more
Jessica works with closely held businesses on corporate, real estate and immigration matters. She advises domestic and international companies throughout the entire lifespan of a business - from entity formation, through operation and management, and ultimate disposition of the business. Her commercial real estate practice centers on leasing and financing, including EB-5 investment. Jessica als... view profile
Tax attorneys understand the interplay of different tax laws and regulations, and in planning strategies to minimize people's tax liabilities. Many tax laws are written by lawyers for lawyers, and as such are very difficult to understand. There are also many different types of taxes and tax laws–for example, income taxes, corporate and business taxes, death taxes, property taxes, estate and gift taxes, sales taxes, and international taxes. Sometimes taxes are based on an inflated or incorrect value the government has placed on an entity or activity. Tax attorneys will help you challenge the value or the tax itself, and help you reduce your taxes through careful planning.