Ryan M. Hartnett is an associate attorney practicing in the Firm’s Corporate, Tax and Startup & Emerging Business Practice Areas. With a focus on federal, state, and local tax law, Mr. Hartnett assists clients in developing creative solutions to high-stakes business matters to meet clients’ short- and long-term interests. His experience includes advising individuals, privately-held corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, and tax-exempt organizations through formations, reorganizations, liquidations, workouts, and the structuring and negotiation of transactions.
Mr. Hartnett represents a variety of clients in business activities that include mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, business restructuring, and tax disputes and controversies. Mr. Hartnett often counsels closely-held business entities with succession planning, routinely structuring financially viable and tax advantageous transactions. He also works with high-net-worth individuals in developing and implementing comprehensive estate and wealth plans that are customized to minimize gift and estate taxes, while furthering non-tax goals.