Kevin Leiske primarily practices in the area of domestic and international federal income taxation of corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies. He advises a wide range of clients in all stages of their operations, such as real estate and securities investment funds, closely held companies and partnerships, including start-ups and family businesses, and multinational corporations.
Kevin is experienced in corporate and partnership taxation issues stemming from a multitude of transactions, along with generally advising on the formation, capitalization, day-to-day operation, liquidation, and sale of such entities. He has also represented clients before the Internal Revenue Service and multiple state taxing authorities in requesting private letter rulings on complex tax matters, including spin-offs, PFICs, CFCs and debt versus equity classifications of financing arrangements.
Prior to joining the firm, Kevin most recently was a partner at a mid-size firm in Austin, TX. Prior to that he worked in the London office of a large accounting firm, focusing on US international and domestic tax advisory work. Kevin also has worked for a law firm in Silicon Valley and a financial services firm in New York City.