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Jeffrey L. Reuben

Partner – Corporate, Tax and Estate Planning
Direct 
(310) 746-4404
Areas of Practice 
Corporate
Tax and Estate Planning
Education 

J.D., University of Chicago Law School
B.A., Wesleyan University

Experience
Jeff Reuben’s practice focuses on federal and state taxation with an emphasis on the following:

• Transactional Structuring and Planning
• Taxation of Real Property Transactions
• Like-Kind Exchanges
• Workouts and Foreclosures
• Proposition 13, State and local tax issues
• Syndications 
• Acquisitions, Dispositions and Corporate Divorces
• Business and Family Succession Planning
• Tax Exempt Entities
• Professional Organizations

Jeff understands the importance to his clients of planning for their families in the context of business transactions. Thus, he incorporates his estate planning experience in transactional settings. Many of his clients are entrepreneurs in various industries, and Jeff regularly assists his clients with structuring and implementing acquisitions, dispositions and “corporate” and marital divorces. A founding member of the Firm and native of Chicago, Jeff has been practicing in Los Angeles since graduating from law school in 1985.

Bar Admissions
State Bar of California

Associations
Board Member and Treasurer, Campbell Hall School (Episcopal)
Co-chair, Tax Section, Century City Bar Association, 1995-1997
Board Member, Century City Bar Association, 1996-1997
American Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Part-Time Professor, University of Southern California School of Accounting, 1990-1992

Awards and Recognition
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, AV Rating

Speaking Engagements
Lecturer, Skirball Cultural Center “Estate Planning with Uncertainty” 2010
Lecturer, Tax Section, Century City Bar Association “Limited Liability Partnerships: Protecting the Lawyer from Vicarious Liability” 1996
Lecturer, Real Estate Section, Beverly Hills Bar Association: “1031 Exchanges: Selected Topics” 1994
Lecturer, Real Estate Section, Beverly Hills Bar Association: “Real Estate Loan Workouts,” 1993
Lecturer, Real Estate Section, Beverly Hills Bar Association: “Tax Planning in Real Estate Workouts and Foreclosures,” 1991
Lecturer, Real Estate Section, Beverly Hills Bar Association: “The New IRC 1031 Regulations”, 1990