Representative Matters

My practice is broad-based. I’ve counseled a wide variety of clients in business, real estate, and tax. Here are a few examples.

  • Represented California food manufacturing company as the target in a multi-million dollar acquisition.
  • Represented a local SF Bay Area real estate company in purchasing one of the five largest SF Bay Area real estate brokerage companies.
  • Represented company in its negotiation of the installation of a solar panel field to generate energy for its facility.
  • Represent a big box liquor store retailer in its commercial leasing.
  • Advised and represented company in complex and intensely negotiated international representation/finders fee agreement.
  • Formed hundreds of entities.
  • Represented various businesses in obtaining friends, family, angel and VC investments.
  • Drafted complex Terms of Use for high-exposure websites.
  • Represented LLC member in contentious partnership breakup.
  • Represent challenged taxpayers in becoming compliant with local, state, and federal taxing agencies.
  • Prevailed in representing a company against the California Employment Development Department in dispute over characterization of worker as independent contractor or employee.
  • Represent taxpayers in Offers in Compromise.
  • Advise taxpayers on tax consequences of foreclosures, short sales, and deeds in lieu.
  • Advise foreigners regarding investment and work visas.