Martin S. Allen

Adjunct Professor

Partner, K&L Gates

BA, with honors, Northwestern University
JD, Columbia University

Areas of Interest
Tax Law

Professor Allen, a partner in the Boston office of K&L Gates LLP, has practiced tax and business law for more than 30 years in Boston and Chicago. He has extensive experience in federal and state income taxation, including acquisitions and dispositions of businesses in taxable and tax-free transactions, private equity investments, bankruptcy reorganizations and workouts, business and personal tax planning, and tax audit defense and appeals. Professor Allen is the author of a unique book of cases and materials on tax issues in bankruptcies and workouts. He is a frequent speaker on tax subjects and has been a member of the adjunct faculty since 1987. He has also lectured on tax law at MIT’s Sloan School of Management and is listed in Best Lawyers in America.

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