Robert W. Malone - Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC

Robert W. Malone

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1987
Phone: 330-258-6545

  • Joined the Firm as an associate attorney in 1976 and was elected a partner in 1982.
  • Serves as Chair of the Business Practice Group.
  • Former Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group.
  • Previous Member of the Board of Directors from 1987-2001.
  • On the faculty of the University of Akron Master of Taxation Program.
  • Served on the committees which drafted the Ohio statutes establishing a "bright-line" test for residency and authorizing Liability Companies. Mr. Malone continues serve on the committee that monitors and proposes amendments for the Limited Liability Company legislation.
  • Mr. Malone has taught and spoken on a number of subjects, including mergers and acquisitions and federal and state taxation issues, at various universities, colleges and professional organizations.
  • Mr. Malone also makes presentations at the Cleveland Tax Institute covering topics including tax consequences of sale of a partnership or limited liability company interest, restructuring distressed partnerships and limited liability companies, and tax consequences of options to acquire or limited liability company interests, convertible debt and convertible preferred equity.

  • Mount Union CollegeBA 1973Ohio State University College of LawJ.D. 1976
    Ohio Foundation of Independent CollegesLeadership AkronBluecoats, IncGreater Akron Chamber of CommerceAkron Tax ClubUniversity of Akron Finance Department Advisory CommitteeHiram CollegeAkron Estate Planning Councilhe University of Akron College of Law, Business Graduate School and Master of Taxation ProgramAmerican Bar AssociationOhio State Bar AssociationAkron Bar AssociationAkron Bar Foundation

    Client Comments

    "Malone has many years of professional experience and he adds to that the benefits of part-time graduate teaching. He is timely to respond and effective in working with others. Malone has a very high standing in the legal and local community. He was on the Board and even helped to initiate community organizations such as Leadership Akron and its alumni association. "

    -David Minc
    A. Schulman, Inc.

    Office Location

    3800 Embassy Parkway, Suite 300
    Akron, OH 44333
    United States

    Lawyer of the Year Awards

    2014 Lawyer of the Year in Tax Law of the Akron Metro Area
    Robert W. Malone has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

    Practice Areas

    Litigation and Controversy - Tax
    Mergers and Acquisitions Law
    Tax Law (Corporate, Tax Disputes)