Harvey R. Sorensen - Foulston Siefkin LLP

Harvey R. Sorensen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993
Phone: 316-291-9774

Mr. Sorensen's practice focus is on advising entrepreneurs and family owned businesses through the life cycle of the business, its owners and their families. His practice also includes extensive mergers and acquisitions for public and private companies, income tax planning and inter-generational tax planning, and economic development incentives. Mr. Sorensen served as Chairman of the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce and as an investor representative on the Wichita Economic Development Coalition. Mr. Sorensen has been has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list and The Best Lawyers in America® in the areas of Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax Law, and Venture Capital. Mr. Sorensen also enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest "AV" rating for lawyers and is listed in Chambers USA as a leading business attorney in the United States. In 2011 and 2014, he was named the Wichita Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyer of the Year, and in 2013, he was named the Wichita Tax Law Lawyer of the Year by The Best Lawyers in America®. Mr. Sorensen is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel.

Beloit CollegeBA 1969Boston UniversityMBA 1973Northwestern UniversityJ.D. 1974
American Bar AssociationKansas Bar Association Tax SectionWichita Bar AssociationIntegrated Advisory GroupLex Mundi, IncWorld Services Group

Client Comments

"Harvey has been working with our group of companies for over two decades and we continue to be highly satisfied with his contribution and that of his firm. Harvey and I have worked on just about every aspect of Business Law and no matter the issue or discipline he has always represented us successfully and professionally. We are grateful for what he does and how he does it and the same is true for all the lawyers we have worked with at Foulston and Siefkin."

-Greg Kossover
Value Place LLC

"The services of Harvey Sorensen and the M & A team are outstanding. They are very experienced, supportive, well-prepared, great advocates and available around the clock. In one word - outstanding! "

Office Location

1551 N Waterfront Parkway, #100
Wichita, KS 67206-4466
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Wichita Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Tax Law of the Wichita Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Wichita Metro Area2009 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Wichita Metro Area
Harvey R. Sorensen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Harvey R. Sorensen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!Harvey R. Sorensen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!Harvey R. Sorensen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2009!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Closely-Held Businesses, Commercial, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Family Businesses, General Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership and Limited Liability, Securities, Structuring of Business Entities, Subchapter S Corporations, Tax, Transactions)
Mergers and Acquisitions Law (Business Planning, Emerging Business, Joint Ventures, Private, Private Equity, Private Placements, Tax, Transactions)
Tax Law (Business and Succession Planning, Corporate, Family Businesses, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership, State and Local Tax, Subchapter S Corporations, Tax Disputes, Tax Planning, Transactions)
Venture Capital Law

Other Information

Gender: Male