Woods King, III

Woods King, III: Attorney with Buckley King A Legal Professional Association
  • Corporate + Transactions Team Leader at Buckley King A Legal Professional Association (25 Attorneys)
  • 1400 Fifth Third Center, 600 Superior Avenue E, Cleveland, OH 44114
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  • Utilizing sophisticated estate planning techniques, Woods preserves clients' assets for future generations, reduces or postpones tax liability, plans for the succession of a business or family property, and accomplishes philanthropic goals. He works closely with high net-worth clients to develop and implement comprehensive strategies to further their unique objectives, creating estate plans designed to minimize taxes and administrative costs often involving charitable trusts, family held offices, and private foundations.

    Woods also advises on planning for tax-exempt entities, real estate development, land use, business transactions, and corporate finance matters.
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Biography

“It takes years to learn the techniques to cast a line reaching generations to come.”

As a fly fisherman, Woods knows that the right knot selected and tied properly can define a successful outing. The same concept holds true in tying up clients' business and estate plans.

Utilizing sophisticated estate planning techniques, Woods preserves clients' assets for future generations, reduces or postpones tax liability, plans for the succession of a business or family property and accomplishes philanthropic goals. He works closely with high-net-worth clients to develop and implement comprehensive strategies to further their unique objectives, creating estate plans designed to minimize taxes and administrative costs often involving charitable trusts, family held offices and private foundations.

Woods also advises on planning for tax-exempt entities, real estate development, land use, business transactions and corporate finance matters.

civic involvement

•The Cleveland Police Foundation - Board of Directors, Treasurer
•Cleveland Mounted Police Charitable Trust - Trustee
•American Museum of Fly Fishing - Trustee

distinctions + awards

•Top Rated Lawyers - Trusts and Estates Law
•AV-Preeminent Rated (Martindale-Hubbell)

articles + presentations

•The 2010 Trust Landscape (Author, Best Practices for Structuring Trusts and Estates, Thomson Reuters, 2010) (Author, New Strategies for Estate Planning, Aspatore, 2009)

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Individual + Family
  • Estates, Trusts + Probate
  • Business Succession
  • Corporate + Transactions
  • Mergers + Acquisitions
  • Real Estate + Construction
  • Non-Profit Organizations

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
216.685.4740  Phone
216.579.1020  Fax
www.buckleyking.com
University Attended:
Washington & Lee University, B.A.; Washington & Lee University, B.A., cum laude
Law School Attended:
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D.
Year of First admission:
1983
Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio; 1983, Ohio; 2006, Georgia
Memberships:

professional associations

•American Bar Association

•Ohio State Bar Association

•Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

•The Estate Planning Council of Cleveland

ISLN:
905871071
Transactions:
Disposition of assets comprising of a brokerage business (spirits), industry-leading manufacturer and broker; Redemption of principal shareholder's interest and recapitalization of $50-100 million manufacturing and brokerage concern in Ohio; Acquisition of distributorships and expansion of sales territories by a $100 million service and distributorship business; Asset purchase of a Colorado manufacturer of medical sanitation devices.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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    • Analytical Capability

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    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

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