The State Bar of California Names Patrick W. Martin Chair Elect for the 2017-18 Taxation Section Executive Committee

​Procopio congratulates Partner Patrick W. Martin on his appointment by the State Bar of California as Chair Elect for the 2017-2018 Taxation Section Executive Committee. The Taxation Section is comprised of tax lawyers working in private law firms, accounting firms, government, and corporations throughout California and its principle purpose is to provide continuing legal education and professional development opportunities in the field of tax for both California licensed attorneys and other tax professionals. Patrick was elected by the Executive Committee that represents more than 3,200 members.

“Patrick’s reputation as an influencer and authority on international and domestic tax law precedes him,” said Tom Turner, Managing Partner. “This appointment is a reflection of his continued commitment to the tax professional community and we commend him on his extraordinary efforts and accomplishments. We look forward to seeing great things under his leadership.”

As the leader of the firm's tax team, Patrick W. Martin advises clients on a variety of tax related matters including international tax planning and related international tax law matters. Patrick’s practice focuses on representing foreign clients, multi-national families, international talent, closely held global companies, groups in worldwide investments and financing structures, international tax treaty planning strategies and planning worldwide income, estate and inheritance taxes. He is also experienced in resolving and planning for international tax controversies and developing international wealth preservation structures.  He has successfully negotiated with the IRS and/or Department of Justice and/or litigated over US$13M in U.S. federal tax refunds for non-resident individuals in the year 2015. 

Patrick is frequently asked to speak at international tax and law conferences and has written extensively on matters of international tax law. He also manages the blog, Tax–

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