The firm has substantial expertise in mergers and acquisitions, tax planning and tax law, estate planning, family limited partnership formation and structuring, probate administration, business organization formation, and related legal matters.
Robert M. Mendell, Board Certified Tax Attorney and Texas Attorney CPA
All matters coming before the firm are handled directly by Robert M. Mendell, a lawyer with more than 35 years of experience. The firm continuously endeavors to combine a high level of professional competence with a high standard of personal service. The firm concentrates on these areas of law:
Mergers and Acquisitions - business acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements, merger agreements, seller warranties and representations, seller indemnification provisions, purchase price earnouts, purchase price holdbacks and escrow reserves, confidentiality agreements, letters of intent, noncompetition and nonsolicitation provisions
Tax Law and Tax Planning - entity selection tax planning, tax-advantaged structuring of business transactions, and tax planning for personal matters; tax controversy and tax resolution matters, including IRS tax audits and installment payment plans
Estate Planning - family limited partnership structuring, wills, trusts, marital property agreements, preparation of other estate planning documents, asset protection planning, succession planning, and estate tax reduction planning
Family Limited Partnerships - segregation of assets into one or more limited partnerships, asset protection, estate tax reduction, protection of assets against failed marriages, simplifying family transfers to junior generations
Probate and Estate Administration - handling of distribution of estate assets upon death pursuant to statutory probate procedures
Business Organizations - entity selection, formations, acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, conversions, divisions, tax-free reorganizations, sales of businesses, purchases of business, succession planning, preparation and review of complex business contracts
Tax lawyer, Robert M. Mendell, has taught more than 200 tax and business law seminars.
The firm prides itself in handling complex legal matters and being responsive to clients' questions, concerns and problems. Contact the firm to speak directly with Robert M. Mendell concerning any substantial mergers and acquisitions (M&A), tax planning, tax law, estate planning, family limited partnership (FLP), probate administration, business organization, or business planning legal matter. Mr. Mendell can be reached by phone at 713-888-0700 or by e-mail.
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