Jerome M. Hesch

Counsel

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

Business & Real Estate Taxation, Private Wealth & Taxation, Tax Exempt Organizations, Trusts & Estates

Jerome M. Hesch

Counsel

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

Business & Real Estate Taxation, Private Wealth & Taxation, Tax Exempt Organizations, Trusts & Estates

Bio

Jerome M. Hesch is Counsel to the firm’s Business & Real Estate Taxation, Trusts & Estates, Tax Exempt Organizations and Private Wealth & Taxation Practice Groups. Prior to joining the firm, Jerry served as an income tax and estate planning consultant for lawyers and other tax planning professionals throughout the country. Jerry was a consultant for Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP, Dorot & Bensimon PL, Jeffrey M. Verdon Law Group and Oshins & Associates LLC.

Jerry is the Director of the Notre Dame Tax and Estate Planning Institute and is on the Tax Management Advisory Board. Jerry is a Fellow of the American College of Trusts and Estates Council and the American College of Tax Council. He is also a member of the NAEPC Estate Planning Hall of Fame. He has published numerous articles, Tax Management Portfolios, and co-authored a law school casebook on federal income taxation, now in its fourth edition.

Jerry presented papers for the University of Miami Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, the University of Southern California Tax Institute, the Southern Federal Tax Conference and the New York University Institute on Federal Taxation, among others. He has participated in several bar association projects, including the Drafting Committee for the Revised Uniform Partnership Act.

He was with the Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service (1970-1975) and was a full-time law professor at the University of Miami School of Law and the Albany Law School of Union University for twenty years. He continues to teach courses as an adjunct law professor and has taught courses for Vanderbilt University Law School, University of Miami School of Law Graduate Program in Estate Planning, University of Buffalo School of Law, Florida International School of Law, On-Line LL.M. Programs for University of San Francisco Law School and Boston University School of Law. In addition, he was the Director of the Graduate Program in Estate Planning at the University of Miami from 1982-1992.

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Past Events

Jun
17
2024
June 17, 2024 @ 8:00am
Meltzer Lippe’s 10th Annual Private Wealth & Taxation Institute
Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP and Maurice A. Deane School of Law, Hofstra University invite you to ...
May
21
2024
May 21, 2024 @ 12:00pm
Stephen M. Breitstone, Jerome M. Hesch & Seth R. Kaplan to Speak at Fiduciary Trust International Luncheon
Meltzer Lippe Attorneys Stephen M. Breitstone, Jerome M. Hesch and Seth R. Kaplan will present “Increasing the Income...
May
14
2024
May 14, 2024 @ 12:00pm
Jerome M. Hesch & Seth R. Kaplan to Speak at BNY Mellon Webinar – “The Income Tax & Estate Tax Benefits when using a Preferred Partnership with Encumbered Real Estate”
Meltzer Lippe Attorneys Jerome M. Hesch and Seth R. Kaplan will speak at BNY Mellon Wealth Management’s webinar entit...
May
4
2024
May 4, 2024 @ 10:30am
Jerome M. Hesch to Speak at American Bar Association 2024 May Tax Meeting
Jerome M. Hesch, Counsel to the firm’s Business & Real Estate Taxation, Trusts & Estates, Tax Exempt Organiza...
Apr
25
2024
April 25, 2024 @ 10:00am
Jerome M. Hesch to Speak at 2024 Kettering Health Foundation Trust, Tax and Planning Strategies Seminar
Jerome M. Hesch, Counsel to the firm’s Business & Real Estate Taxation, Trusts & Estates, Tax Exempt Organiza...

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