Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
As a Partner with Calfee's Tax practice group, Mike Gall devotes his practice primarily to assisting clients in structuring tax-efficient business transactions from formation through dissolution.
Mike has represented private and public companies in purchase, sale, division, merger, liquidation and restructuring/reorganization transactions involving limited liability companies, partnerships, and Subchapter C and Subchapter S corporations. Mike’s pragmatic approach achieves his clients’ tax goals while being mindful of business considerations.
In addition to his transactional practice, Mike is also well-versed in the various federal income tax laws affecting public finance. He has assisted issuers and conduit borrowers of all sizes with tax-exempt bond offerings, including matters involving the arbitrage and rebate rules, private business use and refunding and reissuance.
Mike is also experienced in representing taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service and the Ohio Department of Taxation in matters of civil tax controversy.
Mike has been named to The Best Lawyers in America© list since 2019 and the Ohio Rising Stars list by Ohio Super Lawyers since 2018. He is a member of The Tax Club of Cleveland and is a regular speaker at the Cleveland Tax Institute in addition to serving in numerous officer roles.