Whiteford Taylor Preston LLP

Headquarters: Baltimore, Maryland

81 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

11 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Since 1933, clients have turned to Whiteford, Taylor & Preston for trusted representation and guidance on issues critical to achievement of their business goals. With over 190 attorneys in seventeen offices located in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia, we are one of the mid-Atlantic’s leading law firms.

We advise clients on a broad range of corporate, litigation, technology and regulatory legal issues, both in the U.S. and abroad. Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to small and medium enterprises to start-ups. They include businesses engaged in construction, finance, government contracts, higher education, health care, insurance, life sciences, manufacturing, nonprofits, real estate, securities, technology and transportation, among others. We help our clients arrange financial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and public offerings. Additionally, we advise companies and organizations of all sizes on tax, employment and real estate matters. Our litigation attorneys provide legal representation in court, arbitration and mediation, as well as before administrative agencies in a broad range of corporate, partnership, business and commercial disputes. While based in the mid-Atlantic region, we regularly represent clients throughout the United States.

Our firm excels in being highly responsive, understanding our clients’ businesses and delivering cost-effective, practical legal solutions that meet clients’ unique and constantly evolving needs. In all cases, we strive to provide outstanding value through efficient staffing and assignments among a team of professionals and paraprofessionals, without compromise of quality or service. We pride ourselves on being known for cutting to the core of legal issues without mincing words or wasting dollars, an approach we believe sets us apart from other big full-service firms.

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Management & Personnel
Managing Partner
Mindee Mosher
Director of Marketing
(410) 659-6437

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  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Education Law
  • Elder Law
  • Electronic Discovery and Information Management Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mediation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Law
  • Trade Secrets Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Venture Capital Law

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Resisting the Lure of S Corporations

There are a number of issues to consider when a tax adviser advocates for an S Corporation.

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