Joshua Becker

Associate

  • Education: University of Dallas, B.A. • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Admitted: State of NY, 2016 • State of CT, 2017
  • Year joined: 2015

Overview

Joshua's practice focuses on domestic and international income tax planning and controversy matters. In particular, Joshua has significant experience organizing acquisitions, divestitures, and capital structures for investment funds/partnerships. Joshua regularly represents clients in U.S. federal, state and local controversies. He has considerable experience in counseling individuals in relation to the U.S. government's focus on undeclared foreign accounts.

Highlights

  • CALI Award for Excellence (highest grade), Taxation of Business Entities
  • CALI Award for Excellence (highest grade), Property Law
  • CALI Award for Excellence (highest grade), Business Planning
  • Dean's Certificate of Achievement Award (highest grade), Partnership Taxation
  • Dean's Certificate of Achievement Award (highest grade), Legal Research and Writing II

Publications and speaking engagements

  • Speaker, "Structuring Preferred Partnership Freezes in Estate Planning: Navigating IRC Chapter 14 Valuation Rules," Strafford, March 30, 2017.
  • Co-author, "New Partnership Audit Rules Require Major Decisions," Accounting Today, March 10, 2017.

On a personal note

Joshua enjoys reading Greek and Medieval philosophy, drinking red wine, and spending time with his wife and two daughters.

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