This course, presented by Patrick A. Mullin, Esq., will provide an overview of issues involved in defending federal civil and criminal tax matters, including a review of federal criminal tax offenses, landmark federal tax decisions, portions of the United States Sentencing Guidelines related to tax cases, types of federal tax investigations, best practices for advising clients, and practice tips and anecdotes.
Patrick A. Mullin is a veteran New York City criminal and tax defense attorney, specializing in complex, high-stakes criminal defense, and federal criminal and civil tax defense. He has a 40 year track record of relentlessly and successfully pursuing justice for the accused. His boutique law firm focuses on criminal and tax law. He has offices in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Fort Lee, NJ, and is admitted to practice in thirty-one federal and state courts. He handles cases across the country and internationally.
Mr. Mullin holds an LLM in Taxation from New York University School of Law, and was honored as a Special Student of Harvard Law School's Graduate Program focusing on International Legal Studies. He began his career as a Law Intern to the Honorable Henry R. Bramwell in the Eastern District of New York (1978), and then served as Senior Law Clerk to the Honorable Dickinson R. Debevoise in the United States District of New Jersey (1979-1980).
Mr. Mullin presented oral argument before the United States Supreme Court in Melendez v. United States, a major federal criminal sentencing case. He served for 14 years as a member of the United States Sentencing Commission, Practitioners Advisory Group, (1995 - 2009), and he has consistently been selected for inclusion to Best Lawyers in America, Best Law Firms in America, Super Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers Association's Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and the National Association of Distinguished Counsel's Top One Percent, among others. He is also a graduate of and served as an instructor at legendary Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College, (2001 - 2006).
During the course of his 40-year career, Mr. Mullin has represented federal criminal defendants in countless notable cases, including:
Very interesting topic. Great CLE.
A good introduction on tax litigation and procedures.
Very interesting. Speaker was very knowledgeable.
Presenter had a great demeanor - very straight forward.
Great job - knowledgeable presenter!
Really good course - strongly recomm end
The presentation was a bit choppy at times.
Great. Well-organized and easy to follow.
The faculty was quite thorough and really opened my eyes as to the complexity of tax cases.
Not a field I practice in but I liked the materials.
Important and informative.
Good summation of a lot of information.
Helpful introductory suggestions for tax defense.
Very good presentation!
Very interesting an real world practical
Excellent course, I learned a lot.
loved the course, the information and the speaker.
Terrific instructor with great experience and very engaging!
Great speaker! Really enjoyed this course.
He actually made this area of. Law extremely interesting
Very informative presentation. Well done.