Jerald August Esq.

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Jerry August is co-chair of the Fox Rothschild’s Taxation & Wealth Planning Practice and practices out of their Philadelphia and West Palm Beach offices. His nationally recognized reputation and experience in taxation includes federal income taxation, including corporate and partnership taxation; international taxation, federal transfer taxation; tax litigation and tax controversy, including trials before the United States Tax Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims and applicable Federal District Courts and appellate argument before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals; and estate planning for owners of closely held businesses and high-net worth individuals.  

Jerry represented the Tax Section of the Florida Bar Association before the U.S. Supreme Court in Estate of Hubert v. Commissioner. He also has served as adjunct professor, University of Miami Law School, and as visiting professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Law and the Graduate Tax Program, University of Florida School of Law.

Education:
LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1980
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1977

B.S., University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, 1974
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, College of Arts and Sciences, 1974

Jerald Y. August is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Estate Tax Advisory Board.