Hillel M. Kurzmann
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† J.D., May 2002
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Currently pursuing an L.L.M. in Taxation (completion expected, Fall 2004)
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Juris Doctor candidate, attended Fall 1999 Ė Spring 2000††††††††††††††
Activities: The Tax Lawyer, invitation extended
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bachelor of Science, summa cum laude, January 1999
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Major:†† Accounting††††††† Minor:†† Finance
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Honors: Deanís List, National Deanís List
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †Touro Academic Scholarship
EXPERIENCE:† Law Offices of Mark J. Kurzmann,
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Associate, 2004-Present
Advised clients in full range of general law practice including tax, real estate, and business transactions. Representative matters include 1031 transactions, zoning and land use, the sale, acquisition and financing of real property, disputed easements, trusts and estates, administrative proceedings and online web linking agreements.
Lewis and Bockius LLP,
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Associate, 2002-2004
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Summer Associate, Summer 2001
clients on the tax consequences of corporate transactions, as well as
partnership, foreign, state and local tax matters. Researched and prepared
memoranda and IRS submissions. Conducted tax reviews on tax issues pertaining
to mutual funds, as well as prepared the tax disclosure sections for their
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Summer Associate, General Counselís Office, Summer 2000
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Conducted research projects relating to the firmís diverse business and drafted memoranda based on my findings. Updated internal reports on the state laws governing the attachment and execution of IRA accounts. Researched state tax credits applicable to SSMBís numerous subsidiaries.†
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Intern, Corporate Tax Department, Summer 1999 and Summer 1998
statutes, rules, and regulations applicable in the numerous states and
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Prudential Securities,
Intern, Summer 1997
Assistant to an Investment Advisor / Broker. Observed firsthand the financial markets in action. Participated in client presentations, market research, and financial analysis.
PROFESSIONAL††††††††† Admitted to the New York Bar.
AFFILIATIONS:††††††††† Successfully completed all four sections of the uniform CPA examination.