Listed: Top Lawyers in South Florida; Who's Who in American Law; Super Lawyers; The Best Lawyers in America, and Chambers USA. Achieved the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell. Author: "Rubin on Tax," a Tax Blog, 2005-; Regularly Contributing Author, Leimberg Information Services; "FBAR Reporting Rules for Trusts," Estate Planning, July 2011; "IRS Expatriation Guidance is Helpful, but Also Overreaches," Tax Management International Journal, January 8, 2010; "The Settling of Trust Litigation Involving QTIP Trusts," Estate Planning, January 2009; "The FIRPTA Manual, A Guide to the Foreign Investment and Real Property Tax Act," Maxwell MacMillan (1991); "Florida Sales and Use Taxes on Boats - Compliance and Planning Manual," Florida Tax Publications (1995); "Bureau of National Affairs Income Tax Portfolio No. 912 on Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Property"; "Backup Withholding on Payments of Interest by Banks and Savings and Loan Association to Nonresident Alien Individuals," 2 Journal of Bank Taxation, 1989; "Structuring Foreign Investments in U.S. Real Property," Tax Ideas by Macmillan, Inc., 1991; "Proposed QDOT Regulations Provide No Relief On 2040 (b) Joint Property Circularity Problem," 18 Tax Management Estates, Gifts and Trusts Journal 127, July, 1993; "The Lack of Marketability Discount in the 100 Percent Ownership Situation," Tax Notes, November, 1993; "New Audit Guidelines in the IRS Manual Target FIRPTA Transactions," Journal of Taxation, March 1994. Co-Author: "Bureau of National Affairs Income Tax Portfolio No. 89 on Private Foundation Self-Dealing Rules"; "Estate Freezing, in Estate and Personal Financial Planning," Callaghan & Company, 1988. Author, CFC-FPHC Coordination - A Better Way, 36 University of Florida Law Review, No. 5, p. 1103, 1984. Former Adjunct Professor, University of Miami School of Law Graduate Tax Program and Graduate Estate Planning Program. Former Vice-Chairman, Florida Bar Foreign Tax Committee.
(Board Certified Tax Law Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education)