Tampa, Fla. – December 20, 2012 – Tampa tax lawyer Hunter J. Brownlee has joined Barnett Bolt Kirkwood Long & McBride Attorneys at Law.
Brownlee is a partner at the business law firm. He was most recently with Fowler White Boggs in Tampa.
Brownlee’s expertise further broadens Barnett Bolt’s tax law capabilities in the areas of corporate, limited liability company and partnership law; as well as in federal, state and local taxation litigation.
“The wealth of proficiency Hunter has in advising and counseling clients on tax issues in both the public and private sector is a natural complement to our established practice areas,” said Charles A. Carlson, managing partner of the firm.
Board Certified, Brownlee has counseled clients in structuring taxable and non-taxable mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, split-ups and split-offs, and provides entity selection advice with respect to organizing corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and other joint ventures. His extensive background includes advising on tax ramification in organizing and operating tax-exempt entities and foundations, differences between public charities and private operating foundations and private non-operating foundations. He also advises on nexus issues for sales tax and income tax in Florida and other states.
In addition to having been published in several prestigious law journals, Brownlee has had the distinction of being listed in “Best Lawyers in America” 2008-2013. He is a member of the American Bar Association; a member of the Executive Council, Tax Section for The Florida Bar; and Director of Long Range Planning for The Florida Bar; a member of Exchange Club of Tampa; and a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.
About Barnett Bolt Kirkwood Long & McBride Attorneys at Law
Formed in 1975 as a boutique tax law firm, Barnett Bolt Kirkwood Long & McBride has steadily expanded the scope of its legal representation over the years. With Brownlee, its seasoned legal team of 24 attorneys offers a range of expertise regarding business law, tax law, real estate law, litigation, trusts and estates, and land use. The firm is located at 601 Bayshore Boulevard, Suite 700, Tampa, Florida 33606. For more information call 813-253-2020, or visit www.barnettbolt.com.