Richard M. Lipton
Mr. Lipton has handled numerous engagements for clients in structuring partnership and real estate transactions, and providing legal advice relating to tax planning for corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies.
Mr. Lipton also has considerable experience in the areas of real estate investment trusts (REITs), real estate funds and investment in real estate by tax-exempt organizations and foreign investors. He has represented large corporations in complex partnership transactions, and has served as an expert witness on matters concerning partnerships and partnership taxation. He also has expertise in a number of other areas relating to tax law, including tax-exempt organizations and the rules involving UBIT, the tax consequences of bankruptcies and workouts and various tax accounting issues. He also provides tax advice to several professional sports franchises.