PRACTICE AREAS


Mark A. Levy advises clients on a broad range of tax and tax-related matters, including corporate entities engaged in acquisitions and dispositions; financial institutions and underwriters involved in securities underwritings and partnership syndications; real estate developers and lenders; real estate investment trusts (REITs); and tax-exempt charitable entities. He serves as lead tax counsel to one of New York’s premier family owned real estate empires. Mr. Levy has also extensive experience and expertise representing major corporations in IRS audit negotiations and litigation.

Mr. Levy is a lecturer on federal income taxation. He has spoken before bar associations and has participated in seminars sponsored by the New York Law Journal and industry associations. Mr. Levy also has published articles in legal periodicals and newspapers.

HONORS & AWARDS

Mr. Levy was recognized as a top tax lawyer by New York Super Lawyers and by Town & Country magazine. In The Legal 500 United States, Mr. Levy was cited for the “enormous creativity of his tax structuring work in transactions.” 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Chairman of the Board, Columbia Land Conservatory, 2015-present
    • Director, 2009-present
  • Member, Town of Hillsdale Financial Advisory Committee, 2016-present
  • President, 410-57 Corporation, 2009-present
  • Chairman, Divisional Board, Geller House, 2006-2012
  • Trustee, Jewish Board of Family & Children Services, 2005–2012

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

Massachusetts, 1965; New York, 1964

U.S. Tax Court


EDUCATION

M.B.A., Columbia University, 1965

LL.M., Columbia Law School, 1964

A.B., cum laude, Harvard University, 1961