Joel S. Luber
Joel S. Luber, Senior Counsel and Chair of the Firm’s Estates & Trusts Group, concentrates his practice in sophisticated estate planning for high-net-worth individuals, asset protection planning, estate administration, Orphans’ Court practice, and general corporate and income tax planning.
In addition, Mr. Luber maintains an active role in counseling clients in commercial transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, shareholder and partnership agreements, employment agreements, non-qualified deferred and equity-based compensation agreements and real estate transactions, including financing and like-kind exchanges.
Mr. Luber has lectured at various continuing education seminars and written articles primarily in the areas of estate planning, family limited partnerships and the estate tax marital deduction.
LL.M. (in Taxation), New York University School of Law (1981)
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law (1977)
B.S., Economics, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (1974)
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. Tax Court
American Bar Association
Tax Section and Real Property, Probate and Trust Sections
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia County Bar Association
Philadelphia Estate Planning Council
Who Pays The Gift Tax On A Gift To A Trust? (July 2012)
Increase in Estate Tax Exemption Amount (February 2012)
Conversion to Roth IRA: Time to Act is Before 2011 (October 2011)