Andrew is a general tax practitioner with a wide variety of transactional tax planning, compliance and controversy experience. He has been in practice for more than 20 years and his clients range from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses and individuals. Andrew takes pride in adopting a holistic approach to tax planning, the interaction of which frequently involves consideration of business succession and estate planning.
Prior to joining CROKE FAIRCHILD MORGAN & BERES, Andrew’s tax practice included tenures with the Chicago office of the international law firm Baker & McKenzie LLP, where he focused his practice on international tax matters and cross-border transactions, and roles with prominent international accounting firms where he advised clients on the tax aspects of cross-border investments including tax due diligence, transfer pricing, tax treaty and limitation on benefits determinations, anti-deferral and repatriation strategies, structure design to maximize U.S. and foreign tax efficiency, and tax-free reorganizations.
Andrew is admitted to legal practice in Illinois. He is a 1996 graduate of The George Washington University of Law School. Andrew received a B.A. in Finance and in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1993, during which year he participated in a student exchange with the Philipps Universität in Marburg, Germany.
Andrew is a member of the American Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association, and often speaks and publishes on topics involving tax matters.