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Daniel Martinez focuses his practice on domestic and international tax planning issues relating to corporate transactions, private investment funds, high-net-worth clients, cross-border transactions, tax-exempt entities, financial restructuring, joint ventures, and business acquisitions. Mr. Martinez is fluent in Russian.

Honors & Awards

  • Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Tax Law, 2016
  • Recognized as a Florida Super Lawyer ‘Rising Star’ for 2013-2019


  • Vice Chair, Florida Bar Tax Certification Committee


  • Co-author, "Change in Control of Congress May Signal Seismic Shift in Future Estate Planning Opportunities," Stroock Client Alert, March 8, 2021
  • Co-author, “Business-Related Tax and Employee Benefits Provisions in the Consolidated Appropriations Act,” Stroock Client Alert, December 31, 2020
  • Co-author, “Protecting Yourself, Your Family, and Your Heirs during the COVID-19 Crisis,” Stroock Special Bulletin, June 8, 2020
  • Co-author, “Renewable Energy Projects May Benefit From the IRS Notice Expanding Safe Harbors,” Stroock Special Bulletin, June 1, 2020
  • Co-author, “The April IRS Guidance on CARES Act and Other Relief,” Stroock Special Bulletin, April 28, 2020
  • Co-author, “‘Virtual Witnessing’ of Wills, Lifetime Trusts, Health Care Proxies and Durable Powers of Attorney Is Allowed in New York State Through May 7, 2020,” Stroock Special Bulletin, April 8, 2020
  • Co-author, “Additional COVID-19 Emergency Tax Relief From the IRS and New York State,” Stroock Special Bulletin, March 30, 2020
  • Co-author, “The CARES Act’s Tax Provisions: an Overview,” Stroock Special Bulletin, March 30, 2020
  • Author, "Changing Your Residency Can Save Taxes, but It's Not for Everyone," Daily Business Review, December 3, 2019
  • Co-author, “Final Regulations Confirm the Change to the ‘Deemed Dividend’ Tax Regime and Should Shape Your Thinking on Financing/Collateral Arrangements,” Stroock Special Bulletin, June 12, 2019
  • Co-author, “The Impact of the Tax Reform Act on the Insurance Industry,” AIRROC Matters, Spring 2018
  • Co-author, “REIT Conversions,”, October 2014
  • “Untangling the Constructive Ownership Rules for Foreign Entity Information Returns,” Journal of Taxation, September 2012
  • “Using Inconsistent Regulations as a Defense Against 5471 Information Reporting Penalties,” Journal of International Taxation, March 2012

Admitted To Practice

Florida; New York


LL.M., New York University School of Law, 2010; Taxation

J.D., cum laude, University of Michigan, 2006

M.B.A., with highest honors, University of Louisville, 2003

B.S., with highest honors, University of Louisville, 2001