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  1. Tax: 50%
  2. Estate Planning: 50%

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McDonald Hopkins Co., LPA

200 Public Square Suite 3300
Cleveland, OH, 44114


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2007
Ohio Super LawyerN/A2006
Ohio Super LawyerN/A2005
Ohio Super LawyerN/A2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cleveland Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Estate Planning Council of ClevelandMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1996
Syracuse University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Brown UniversityN/AM.A.T1980
College of the Holy CrossN/AA.B1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Northern Ohio Planned Giving Counsel“Charitable Donations of Income in Respect of a Descendant ‘IRD’,”2007
Ernst & Young University“Tax Technical 602: Tax Planning for High Net Worth Individuals,”2007
Estate Planning and Trust Administrator seminar“Estate Planning With Retirement Benefits,”2006
Cleveland Bar Association“Creditors’ Rights and Retirement Benefits: Is My IRA Safe?”2005
Raymond James & Associates 2004 Retirement Forum“Are You Ready For Retirement?”2004
McDonald Hopkins“Nonqualified Deferred Compensation,”2004
Lorman Educational Seminars“Retirement and Benefit Plans for Non-Profits in Ohio,”2004
Cleveland Bar Association,“Practice Before the IRS: Circular 230,”2003
Cleveland Estate Planning Institute“Update on Minimum Required Distributions - Final Regs,”2002

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