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Aug14

Higgs Fletcher & Mack Adds Partner Allen Walburn

SAN DIEGO – August 13, 2018 – Higgs Fletcher & Mack (HFM), a San Diego-based, full-service law firm, announced the addition of Allen Walburn as a partner.

Walburn’s experience includes a broad range of taxation matters, including international taxation, private equity fund, hedge fund and real estate fund formations and operations, executive compensation, corporate and partnership taxation, 1031 exchanges and more. He has negotiated tax aspects of numerous corporate and partnership transactions, including formations and restructurings of entities, venture capital investments, mergers and acquisitions and other related matters. Walburn also has experience in sales and use tax, property tax analysis and planning for business transactions.

“Allen brings years of experience in tax law and mergers and acquisitions services to the Higgs Fletcher & Mack team,” said Steve Cologne, HFM Managing Partner. “We’re fortunate to bring on a new partner with an impressive background who will successfully help clients reach their goals.”

Before joining Higgs Fletcher & Mack, Walburn practiced with a large California-based law firm and a Big 4 accounting firm.

Walburn is a member of the American Bar Association and the San Diego County Bar Association. He is also a member of the State Bar of California within the Taxation Section and serves on the Executive Committee of the Taxation Section.

Walburn received his Bachelor of Sciences from San Diego State University and his Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego School of Law. He also received his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of San Diego School of Law and holds an inactive license as a Certified Public Accountant in California.

About Higgs Fletcher Mack
Higgs Fletcher & Mack is a multi-service law firm that serves diverse individuals and industries. For nearly 80 years, the firm has worked tirelessly with companies and people that need legal counsel and representation in and out of the courtroom. Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s more than 75 attorneys have experience in multiple fields of law, and its internal network of legal professionals frequently coordinate in practice area groups that have multi-disciplinary dimensions, helping clients make a more informed decision. The firm is actively recruiting partner-level talent in complimentary practice areas to provide legal expertise in the San Diego region and beyond. More information is available at www.higgslaw.com.