Richard A. Block, Esq. is a California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization Certified Tax Specialist (emeritus), certified for 45 years. He has dedicated his legal practice to representing the rights of individuals and businesses in tax law.
Background Experience - Mr. Block graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (A.B. Cum Laude), Harvard Law School (Honors Seminar in Taxation of Corporate Reorganizations) and Georgetown Law Center (Master of Laws in Taxation). He clerked for the Honorable Herbert Banks Cohen of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, and served four years as an Attorney in the Office of the Chief Counsel to the Internal Revenue Service at the National Office in Washington, D.C. Mr. Block has served as an adjunct tax law professor at Golden Gate University and the La Verne School of Law.
Litigation Support - Mr. Block is admitted in California and may practice before all the courts in California, the Federal District Court for the Central District of California, and the United States Supreme Court. He serves as a Tax Expert Witness for attorneys representing a wide range of clientele, including real estate investors, developers, closely-held businesses, limited liability companies, partnerships, limited partnerships, nonprofit organizations, individuals with significant assets, and many others.