David R. White

David R. White, Jr. is a partner in the firm’s corporate and tax law group. He concentrates his practice in tax-related planning, and transactional services for businesses and individuals as well as estate planning and estate and trust administration. He has lectured frequently on these subjects to a number of groups, including the National Business Institute, Philadelphia Tax Conference, Pennsylvania Bar Institute and Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Mr. White’s clients are corporate executives, professionals and family-business owners. His services include: negotiations concerning mergers, sales and acquisitions; strategic planning for start-up businesses; reviews of transactions for federal, state, and local tax consequences; active participation in tax planning for corporations, partnerships, individuals and non-profit organizations; designing of individual estate plans and trusts; interpretation of wills and trusts; and negotiations with IRS and state tax officials on a variety of tax matters.

Education

  • LLM, Masters in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1987
  • J.D., Wake Forest University of Law, 1986
  • B.A. History, University of Virginia, 1983

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • United States Tax Court

Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
    Real Estate and Probate Law Sections
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
    Business and Probate Law Sections
  • American Bar Association
    Taxation, Probate and Trust Law Sections
  • Philadelphia Estate Planning Council

Honors/Awards

  • Given an “AV” rating by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating provided by the national legal directory.

Selected Publications