William L. Abrams received his law degree from Boston University. He earned a Masters of Law degree in Taxation from New York University and a Masters of Law degree in Corporate Law, also from New York University. Mr. Abrams graduated Magna Cum Laude from the State University of New York at Albany, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. He is admitted to the bars of the States of New York and California, and is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Prior to establishing the predecessor to AGMB, Mr. Abrams was associated with the national law firm Squadron, Ellenoff, Plesent & Sheinfeld, LLP. While at Squadron, he represented many multinational corporations in all aspects of their business existence, including the structuring and implementation of highly sophisticated securities transactions and mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Mr. Abrams represented the various performing arts unions in lobbying for federal income tax legislation. Mr. Abrams began his career at the accounting firm Price Waterhouse & Co.
Mr. Abrams is a member of the American Bar Association, the New York Bar Association, the California Bar Association, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. He has published articles in The Journal of Accountancy and The New York Independent Film Monitor. Mr. Abrams is a member of the Board of Directors of several charities and not-for-profit organizations.
Mr. Abrams's practice areas include Entertainment and Sports Law, Corporate and Securities Law, Tax Law, Estate Planning and Business Management.
Mr. Abrams and his family reside in Merrick, New York and Los Angeles, California, enabling him to effectively represent clients on both the east and west coasts.
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