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Jordan M. Goodman Shares Thoughts on Modernizing the Tax Injunction Act04/24/2023

A coalition is proposing that Congress modernize the Tax Injunction Act (TIA) out of increasing concern that challenges to state taxes involving questions of federal law or the U.S. Constitution are not reviewed by federal courts. But does anyone want more cases in the federal …

Client Success: CodaPet Expands into Kansas City as Part of Broader National Expansion04/12/2023

HMB would like to congratulate CodaPet on its expansion into Kansas City, MO, and its surrounding cities. The startup empowers a network of veterinarians who offer families the opportunity to say goodbye to their pets in the comfort of their own homes.

Marilyn A. Wethekam Joins the Council on State Taxation as Of Counsel04/07/2023

After nearly three decades of outstanding service, HMB Legal Counsel announces that Marilyn A. Wethekam is leaving the practice of law and joining the Council on State Taxation (COST) as Of Counsel. Marilyn is a foundational member of HMB’s State and Local Tax (SALT) Group and has played a prominent role in building its success. Since joining the firm in…

Client Success: Port X Logistics Announces Partnership with U.S. Multimodal Group03/20/2023

Congratulations to Port X Logistics LLC, a leading transportation company, on its partnership with U.S. Multimodal Group, a premium provider of intermodal logistics!

David A. Hughes Discusses Taxation of Gains from the Sale of Interests in Pass-Through Entities03/15/2023

State tax partnership law is seeing an increased focus on what happens when a nonresident owner of a partnership or LLC sells his or her ownership interest. David A. Hughes discusses this emerging topic with Law360 and shares his insights on investee apportionment.

David Hughes Elected Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel03/09/2023

Congratulations David Hughes for being elected a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel! David was selected for his extraordinary accomplishments and demonstration of a high standard of excellence and ethical performance in tax law.

Congratulations to HMB Attorneys Named to 2023 Leading Lawyers02/21/2023

Congratulations to Jeralyn H. Baran, Keith H. Berk, Aaron L.Hammer, Jeffrey H. Hechtman, James L. Jerue and Jeffrey A. Zaluda for being named 2023 Leading Lawyers! Only lawyers who are most often recommended by their peers and later approved by the Leading Lawyers Advisory Board …

HMB Welcomes Eric M. Hampton to its Real Estate Group02/08/2023

HMB is pleased to welcome Eric M. Hampton as an Associate in its Real Estate Group.

Client Success: Chowly Announces Acquisition of Digital Ordering Company Koala02/07/2023

HMB would like to congratulate Sterling Douglass and the entire Chowly team on its acquisition of Koala, a guest experience platform that empowers restaurant brands to elevate their digital ordering experience across web, app and kiosk.

Aaron L. Hammer Named Legal Advisor of the Year: 17th Annual Turnaround Awards02/06/2023

Congratulations Aaron L. Hammer on being named Legal Advisor of the Year by The M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards! Aaron was selected for outstanding track record of successful transactions and lifelong contributions to the turnaround industry.

Congratulations to HMB Attorneys Selected to 2023 Super Lawyers01/30/2023

HMB is proud to announce that Jeralyn H. Baran, Richard M. Horwood and Jeffrey A. Zaluda have been selected to the 2023 Illinois Super Lawyers list. Congratulations to our team!

HMB Welcomes Eric J. Genin to its Real Estate Group01/26/2023

HMB is pleased to welcome Eric J. Genin who joins the firm as Partner in its growing Real Estate Practice.

Jordan M. Goodman Discusses North Carolina’s Decision Regarding Quad Graphics’ Sales Tax12/28/2022

North Carolina’s Supreme Court recently upheld a sales tax assessment on Wisconsin-based Quad Graphics’ sales into the state, finding that U.S. Supreme Court precedent would have required use tax to be levied instead was no longer valid. HMB’s Jordan M. Goodman discusses the ruling with …

HMB Names Samantha K. Breslow, Jamie L. Ross and Lisa A. Rothstein as Partner12/20/2022

HMB Legal Counsel is pleased to announce three new partners across HMB’s State and Local Tax, Real Estate and Business and Finance Groups, effective January 1, 2023. Samantha K. Breslow has been elevated from Associate and Jamie L. Ross and Lisa A. Rothstein, having previously …

Client Success: HMB Obtains Appellate Court Judgment, Sets Important Precedent for Chicago Lease Transaction Tax12/16/2022

HMB’s litigation team, led by David S. Ruskin, and State and Local Tax attorney, David A. Hughes, began their representation of PACCAR in late 2019 when RN Acquisition, LLC filed a complaint alleging breach of contract and seeking a declaratory judgment arising from PACCAR’s alleged …

Client Success: HMB Represents Golden Tech in Sale to The Purple Guys11/23/2022

HMB would like to congratulate Golden Tech on a successful sale to The Purple Guys, a leading provider of managed IT services. Since 1996, Golden Tech has offered customized managed IT, cloud, security and consulting services to business owners in the Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland …

Client Success: Svoboda Capital Partners LLC Exits Investment in Clarion Healthcare, LLC11/14/2022

HMB congratulates Svoboda Capital Partners on its investment exit in Clarion Healthcare, LLC, which has been acquired by Lumanity, a global leader in accelerating and optimizing patient access to medical advances. Svoboda Capital was represented by Jeffrey A. Hechtman, Brett M. Winterstein, Elise Anderson, Ryan …

HMB Named To U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2023 “Best Law Firms”11/03/2022

We are pleased to announce that HMB earned top recognition by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in 2023.

David A. Hughes Discusses Maryland’s Digital Advertising Tax Ruling with Tax Notes10/21/2022

A Maryland Circuit Court judge recently struck down the state’s tax on digital advertising services. David A. Hughes told Tax Notes, “The judge, to her credit, took a more holistic view and said advertising is advertising, and if Maryland chooses not to tax traditional advertising, …

Client Success: HMB Represents MXOtech in Sale to Ntiva10/07/2022

HMB would like to congratulate MOXtech and its founder Joanna Mirov on the successful sale to Ntiva, a leading provider of managed IT and Security services. Founded in 2005, MXOtech helps clients achieve their business and organizational goals by providing the right mix of technology, …

HMB Announces 2023 Practice Group Chairs10/03/2022

HMB is pleased to announce that Jenna E. Stein has been elevated to Practice Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Group. She will oversee coaching, planning economic oversight, positioning and recruitment for the group.

Client Success: Bridge Money Raises $5.8MM In Seed Funding09/29/2022

HMB would like to congratulate Bridge Money and its founder Lalit Janak on the successful closing of their $5.8 million seed funding round. Founded in 2019, Bridge is a first-of-its-kind fintech company focused exclusively on boosting the asset side of the ledger for over 100 …

Jordan M. Goodman Discusses Pennsylvania Court Ruling with Law36009/13/2022

The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue cannot pursue back taxes from certain third-party sellers that had inventory stored in the state as part of the fulfillment by Amazon program. Jordan M. Goodman discusses this recent decision with Law360 and says the ruling appears to be a …

HMB Attorneys Recognized by 2023 Best Lawyers in America08/18/2022

HMB is proud of the attorneys that have been recognized by Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America.

HMB Welcomes Jennifer F. Kuzminski And Alyssa J. Karpinski To Its Private Client, Trusts And Estates Group07/26/2022

HMB is pleased to welcome Jennifer Kuzminski and Alyssa Karpinski to its Private Client, Trusts and Estates group.

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