Richard M. Petkun - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Richard M. Petkun

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 303-572-6518

Richard M. Petkun focuses his practice on international tax planning, corporate acquisitions and tax controversy resolution.

Richard has wide-ranging experience in tax planning for real estate developers and construction companies. Having practiced as tax counsel for a Houston-based international oil company, he also has transactional experience in the oil industry, including cross-border tax planning for major producing properties and development ventures in Africa, Canada and the UK sector of the North Sea.

A skilled practitioner in the tax controversy area, Richard has dealt with IRS examination teams in various large-case corporate audits and complex partnership cases.

Harvard UniversityBA 1969Harvard Law SchoolJ.D. 1972
Denver Bar AssociationColorado Bar Association American Bar Association

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • International tax planning
  • Tax controversies
  • Real estate taxation
  • Oil and gas taxation
  • Corporate acquisitions and reorganizations
  • Joint ventures
  • Debt restructuring and work-outs
  • Sovereign wealth investments

Office Location

The Tabor Center, Suite 2400
1200 17th Street
Denver, CO 80202
United States

Practice Areas

Tax Law (Audits, Controversy, Corporate, International, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership, Tax Disputes)

Other Information

Gender: Male