Offering the highest quality legal, financial, and tax planning services with experienced knowledge
of legal and practical complexities and possible outcomes, while concurrently always focusing on minimizing client costs.
Kenneth D. Perkins, J.D., M.B.A., C.P.A.
Attorney at Law
Born: August 8, 1951, Bakersfield, California
Education: B.S. California State College, Bakersfield - 1973
M.B.A. California State College, Bakersfield - 1974
J.D. University of Pittsburgh School of Law - 1981
Professional Licensing: Attorney - Pennsylvania (1981)
Certified Public Accountant - Pennsylvania (1978), California (1975)
Admitted to Practice:
U.S. Tax Court
Third Circuit Court of Appeals
United States Supreme Court
Professional Associations: Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Relevant Experience: 34 years of practice as a tax attorney, financial expert, and general counsel with broad experience in all facets of business planning; international taxation and insurance; estate planning; estate and trust administration; mergers and acquisitions; real estate; consultant for structure of transactions with consideration for family, estate, asset protection, and income tax issues; valuations; principally responsible for forensic financial analysis and business valuations as in-house accountant for the then largest Pittsburgh law firm; pension plan formation, administration and dissolution; bankruptcy consultation; valuation of public companies as consultant to investment/hedge funds; consultant for valuation impact of forensic financial scenarios for publicly-held securities; qualified as expert witness in broad range of financial issues in most Western Pennsylvania courts; witness for the U.S. Secret Service and the U.S. Department of Justice (Southern District of New York); forensic litigation consultant; first-chair litigation attorney in complex financial cases; Course instructor, Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education: Business Valuation and the Law, Legal Malpractice, and Taxation. Buy/sell analysis and consultation for proposed mergers and acquisitions, including detailed evaluation of financial results, compliance, operations, personnel, and related company valuation impact.
301 Grant Street - Suite 4300 Pittsburgh PA 15219