KEVIN A. WALSH

KEVIN A. WALSH PHOTO
Practice Areas
Tax, Business Law, Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Estate Administration
Partner, Greenwich, CT
203.862.2314
kwalsh@wbamct.com
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Kevin is the head of the Firm’s Tax Department and is a member of the Business Law Department and the Trusts and Estates Department. He joined Whitman Breed in 1994 after spending 15 years at Hall, McNicol, Hamilton & Clark and Keck, Mahin & Cate in New York City. His practice includes tax and business law advice to corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies of all sizes regarding structural, operational and transactional matters, including acquisitions and divestitures, debt and equity financings, executive compensation, shareholder relations, succession planning and ERISA matters. Kevin also represents issuers, underwriters and placement agents in municipal finance transactions.

In addition, complementary to his tax and business law practice, Kevin provides estate and tax planning, including preparation of wills, trusts and related documents. He also represents individual and institutional executors and trustees in the administration of estates and trusts in both Connecticut and New York.

Professional and Community Affiliations
  • American Bar Association,
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Darien YMCA (Board Member, 1992-1998; President 1993-1995)
  • Family Centers, Inc., Board Member (since1999;Executive Board since 2002)
  • Darien Land Trust (Trustee, 2008-2012)
  • Fairfield County Community Fund (Professional Advisory Board Member since 2010)
  • Hospital for Special Surgery Wilson Society, Advisory Council (2015 to present) & Board of Governors (2016-present)
Publications/Presentations

Speaker at “Tax-Exempt Organizations in New York,” regarding IRS Intermediary Sanction Rules, White Plains, NY, September, 2001

Speaker before the Stamford, CT Society of Investment Analysts on Fiduciary Responsibilities of Investment Advisors under ERISA, May, 2002

Honors and Recognition
  • Recipient, Helen Gratz Rockefeller Outstanding Volunteerism Award, Family Centers, Inc., 2004

  • Recipient, Lou Ferraro YMCA Excellence Award for service to the Greenwich YMCA, Greenwich YMCA, 2012

  • AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™
 
Education
New York University School of Law, LL.M in Taxation, 1979
St. John’s University School of Law, J.D., 1978
Tulane University, B.A., 1973
Admitted to Practice
Connecticut, 1978
 
New York, 1979
 
United States Tax Court