- Wealth Planning
- Tax and Wealth Planning
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Business Transactions Tax
- Tax Controversies and Litigation
- Tax Policy
- Tax-Exempt Organizations
|University ||Loyola College in Maryland, B.A., cum laude, 1981 Wall Street Journal Award, Lybrand Accounting Medal, Economics Medal; University of Texas, M.P.A., 1982|
|Law School||Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1989 Prentice-Hall Student Award in Taxation|
|Born||Baltimore, Maryland, July 5, 1959|
Robert Geis provides tax and business advice to closely-held businesses and their owners. He focuses on real estate tax and transactional matters including all aspects of REITs. As an advisor to closely-held business owners, Mr. Geis also has the opportunity to provide sophisticated estate planning advice.
Extensive experience enables Mr. Geis to save a client significant income and estate taxes through creative and innovative planning techniques. Mr. Geis helps the transition of a family business to the next generation, puts together real estate and other investment joint ventures and provides tax advice to real estate owners that sell real estate to REITs.
Several recent transactional matters stand out. Mr. Geis settled a major estate, formed a family limited partnership consisting of nine family groups, assisted a family through its split of a closely-held publishing and cable T.V. business with another branch of the family, assisted with the tax-free disposition of a major real estate portfolio, and recapitalized another family's substantial holdings.
Mr. Geis is a Certified Public Accountant (State of Maryland).
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August 24, 2012, 85 Venable attorneys listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013
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August 23, 2010, 65 Venable attorneys receive 2011 Best Lawyers honors
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law, (Woodward/White, Inc)
Elijah Watt Sells National Award for 1982 C.P.A. Exam Grades
AV® Peer-Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
1998, "Introduction to REITs" to Marriott International at their corporate headquarters
Robert H. Geis, Jr.
1997, "The Nuts and Bolts of Family Limited Partnerships" to Merrill Lynch
Robert H. Geis, Jr.
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