Stuart H. Sorkin, Attorney, CPA
Mr. Sorkin is licensed to practice law in the District of Columbia. He is also a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Sorkin received a B.S in Accounting and Finance from the American University and earned his law degree from the University of Miami. He earned a Masters of Law in Taxation from Georgetown University.
He spent seven years working for two international accounting firms before beginning his private law practice. During this period, Mr. Sorkin became proficient in utilizing computers for preparing financial and tax models to assist clients in the areas of structuring individual, corporate and real estate transactions including capital requirements and acquisition analysis. In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Sorkin has purchased, developed and managed several residential real estate projects in the Washington Metropolitan Area and Chicago. This varied background allows Mr. Sorkin to advise his clients from a businessman’s prospective as well as from legal or tax accounting prospective.
Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Law, Estate Planning
Mr. Sorkin has been named to National Register’s Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals 2005-2006 and 2008-2009 and Madison Who’s who of Executive and Professionals 2008-2009. He is also the co-author of "Expensive Mistakes in Buying and Selling Companies.” Mr. Sorkin has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, USA Today, Money Magazine and BankRate.com on various aspects of federal taxation. He is a frequent lecturer on exit strategies, estate planning and asset protection to various professional and small business organizations and associations.
Listen to Stuart's recent podcast on buying and selling a business