Attorney Profiles

Joel Schwartz

Joel Schwartz

jschwartz@spadealaw.com
Phone: 215.525.1165

Education:

Villanova Law School
Master of Laws (LLM), Taxation

Seton Hall Law School
Doctor of Law (J.D.), Law

University of Delaware
Bachelor’s degree, English Language and Literature/Letters

Joel Schwartz

With a keen eye for detail, and a well-earned depth and breadth of experience, Joel L. Schwartz is at the forefront in business and tax law.  Joel’s father was a small business owner, and as such, Joel has a strong interest and intimate knowledge of the issues applicable to the interests of the small business owner.

Practice Highlights

Joel’s areas of expertise encompass almost all aspects of tax, business planning and transactions. More specifically, he focuses on matters involving the representation of businesses, including healthcare providers on a broad range of business issues including, without limitation, employment issues, ERISA issues, business planning and tax planning. He helps them to achieve business objectives, and also provides advice with respect to income tax issues. He handles both business and personal matters for his clients with the utmost sensitivity and timeliness.

A sought-after lecturer, Joel is as informative as he is entertaining. Joel brings extensive experience in areas involving commercial transactions, entity formation, estate planning, estate administration and litigation as well as those matters involving representation before federal, state and/or local taxing authorities.

He represents a wide range of clients from closely held businesses, tax-exempt organizations and individuals.

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