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Warren J. Kessler is a highly regarded expert in taxation, real estate, estate planning, and corporate matters. He has a national reputation in advising clients on all forms of tax-deferred 1031 exchanges including forward, reverse and build-to-suit exchanges, and on sophisticated partnership and limited liability company matters.

Joan B. Kessler is an experienced Los Angeles mediator and arbitrator whose background as a nationally known expert on jury behavior, over 30 years as a litigator and her Ph.D. in Communications makes her a highly effective mediator and arbitrator even with the most difficult of litigants. Her areas of expertise are real estate, employment, trust/estate, entertainment, insurance, business and shareholder/ partnership matters.

Michael Wiener advises clients on tax, real estate and corporate aspects of complex business transactions involving partnerships, limited liability companies, trusts and corporations. He also represents clients in proceedings before the United States Tax Court, Internal Revenue Service and Franchise Tax Board. His expertise is analyzing complicated tax issues and implementing creative solutions to resolve them. With a Masters in Taxation from NYU and experience working on complicated domestic and international tax matters, he is uniquely qualified to handle even the most challenging tax, real estate and corporate matters.

Emily A. Houpert works on tax and real estate matters, limited liability company, partnership and corporate aspects of complex business transactions, and estate planning matters.