Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns LLP
William Kalish focuses his practice on representing individuals and businesses on a broad range of tax and business-related issues. Bill assists individual clients and their families in accomplishing their short term and long-term estate planning goals by planning for and creating wills, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, charitable trusts, private foundations, and limited partnerships.
Bill also practices in probate administration, asset preservation, business succession planning for family-owned entities, and the division of business interests in the context of divorce. He has extensive experience in representing individual, estate, and corporate clients in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service, The Florida Department of Revenue, and local government entities regarding audits, collections and other disputes, both civil and criminal. Bill assists businesses with choice-of-entity planning, the formation of business entities, corporate mergers, corporate acquisitions, and business separations. He also assists with business contracts, such as the preparation, review and negotiation of employment agreements, lease agreements, and shareholder agreements.