Sanford H. Goldberg, esq.
Tax & Compliance
Partner - Roberts & Holland, LLP
Sanford H. Goldberg serves on Marchant's Advisory Board and plays a vital role in compliance oversight and tax implications of our transactions. For more than 50 years, Mr. Goldberg has been involved in every major area of international taxation from structuring mergers and acquisitions, to negotiating dispositions and planning cross-border transactions as a partner at the country's largest boutique tax law firm, Roberts and Holland.
His clients have included major publicly-traded U.S. and foreign multinational companies, including banks, insurance companies, REITs and pension funds; large closely held companies; real estate investors; private equity and hedge funds; tax-exempt organizations; and high-net-worth individuals and families.
Mr. Goldberg has worked with U.S. and foreign-based multinationals to resolve IRS controversies related to their domestic and international operations, including transfer pricing of goods, services, and intangibles. He has also been retained in takeover battles between major public companies to negotiate the employment contract of a new CEO.
Past President of the USA branch of the International Fiscal Association and Vice President of its worldwide parent, he is also an elected member of the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. He edits the International Tax sections of the Journal of Taxation and the Canadian Tax Journal. He has taught at the NYU Masters in Taxation Program, and is on advisory boards at Florida Law School and Fordham University.
A Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel, he is also named in The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Goldberg was a magna cum laude graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and he received his J.D. from Columbia, where he was a Kent scholar.