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Loeb & Loeb LLP

10100 SANTA MONICA BOULEVARD, SUITE 2200, LOS ANGELES, CA 90067, USA
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Work +1 310 282 2000
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Fax +1 310 282 2200
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Leah Bishop

Tel:
Work 310.282.2353
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Loeb & Loeb LLP

Work Department

Trusts & Estates

Position

Co-Chair, Trusts & Estates; Co-Chair, Nonprofits & Tax-Exempt Organizations

Career

Leah Bishop focuses her practice on tax planning for high net worth individuals and closely held businesses and in the administration of estates and trusts. Her areas of focus cover a wide range of industries, including ishop focuses her practice on tax planning for high net worth individuals and closely held businesses and in the administration of estates and trusts. Her areas of focus cover a wide range of industries, including real estate, manufacturing, entertainment and professional services. Passionate about philanthropy, Leah also has extensive experience in the areas of charitable giving and tax-exempt organizations.

Leah’s estate planning experience includes all matters pertaining to high net worth individuals, including probate court procedures, revocable and irrevocable trusts, and sophisticated transfer tax techniques. She also represents many leading private foundations and public charities. Her work on behalf of these organizations involves all aspects of tax and corporate nonprofit law. She also represents donors in complex charitable gift agreements. Clients appreciate her practical and hands-on approach to matters.

Education

Columbia University School of Law, J.D.
Brandeis University, B.A., summa cum laude


United States: Tax

Not-for-profit (Fortune 1000 private foundations, and national trade associations and charities)

Within: Not-for-profit (Fortune 1000 private foundations, and national trade associations and charities)

Loeb & Loeb LLP has a top quality national practice that provides the full range of advice to non-profit organisations. Of recent note, the team advised Fidelis Care, its corporate members, and the Catholic Dioceses of New York on the $3.3bn sale of Fidelis Care to Centene Corp, the nation's largest Medicaid managed care plan provider; this marked the largest-ever non-profit sale in New York and helped create Mother Cabrini Health Foundation, the state's largest charitable foundation, which the firm continues to advise. The firm also served as examiner's counsel in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of WonderWork, which was one of the largest non-profit bankruptcies in recent history. New York-based co-chair Jason Lilien and Washington DC-based partner Marcus Owens have both previously held high-ranking government positions; department co-chair Diara Holmes and Los Angeles-based tax expert Leah Bishop are also recommended.

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