LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL – February 28, 2021 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce the addition of a new attorney to the firm, Luis A. Silva. Silva joins the firm as an Associate in the Estates & Trusts and Taxation Practice Groups. Silva is based in the Lakewood Ranch, FL office where he primarily focuses his practice on commercial transactions, business formation, estate planning, and tax law.
Silva regularly advises high net worth clients in the development of estate plans while minimizing tax liabilities. He is highly skilled in the preparation of simple and complex wills, healthcare durable powers of attorney/ living wills and durable powers of attorney, trust planning, and charitable gift planning.
Silva routinely counsels business clients on entity choices, entity formation, and tax matters and is experienced in reviewing and drafting corporate and company documents to execute proposed transactions. Silva assists clients in challenging IRS determinations and negotiating IRS liabilities, representing clients in matters before the U.S. Tax Court.
“We are delighted to welcome Luis to the firm,” said Pete A. Fuscaldo, Leech Tishman’s managing partner. “His vast knowledge in the complexities of tax law will be a tremendous asset to our Estates & Trust and Taxation lawyer teams and to our client base.”
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Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in alternative dispute resolution, aviation & aerospace, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, cannabis, construction, corporate, data privacy & cybersecurity, employee benefits, employment, energy, environmental, estates & trusts, family law, government relations, immigration, insurance coverage, intellectual property, international legal matters, litigation, real estate, and taxation. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Lakewood Ranch, FL and Wilmington, DE.