Biography

Martin Pollack is a nationally recognized authority on federal income tax matters. He has extensive experience in structuring complex private equity and merger & acquisition transactions, and he regularly advises clients on the formation and operation of private equity funds, joint ventures, and other investment vehicles. Mr. Pollack is a former chair of the Partnerships and LLCs Committee of the Tax Section of the ABA.

Mr. Pollack is a frequent lecturer at tax seminars and the author of numerous articles on federal income tax issues. He is the co-author of a treatise, published by Little Brown, analyzing the federal income, estate, gift, and other transfer tax consequences of partnership buy/sell agreements.

Mr. Pollack has served as an adjunct associate professor of tax law at the New York University School of Law; he is a member of the advisory board of Tax Management; and he is the former Chair of the Partnerships and LLCs Committee of the American Bar Association Tax Section.

Mr. Pollack has received numerous awards including being consistently recognized in tax by Chambers USA, Legal 500 US and Best Lawyers in America. In addition, Mr. Pollack is consistently named among the leading Bankruptcy Tax Specialists in the nation’s major law firms by Turnarounds and Workouts magazine.

Education

  • New York University Law (LL.M., 1979)
  • University of Pennsylvania Law (J.D., 1976 – Board of Officers of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review)
  • Johns Hopkins University (B.A., 1973)
  • Johns Hopkins University (M.A., 1973)