Steven Shapiro advises clients primarily on corporate and tax matters, including with respect to entity selection and formation, business structuring, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, private placements, and like-kind exchanges. Steven has particular experience preparing and reviewing governing documents for corporate entities, subscription agreements, equity and asset purchase agreements, and ordinary course business agreements, and provides counsel on matters concerning the entirety of the business cycle. Before joining Barnett Bolt, Steven worked in a specialist group at KPMG LLP in New York City, performing transactional tax due diligence and structuring, and he draws on this background in his daily practice.
Raised in Florida, Steven attended law school at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC, and college at the University of Miami. Steven lives in Tampa with his wife and son, and is active in Tampa’s Jewish community.
- Business Law
- Tax Law
- Georgetown University Law Center (J.D.)
- University of Miami (B.A.)
- National Merit Scholar
- New York
- New Jersey
- “Acquisition Planning for a Tax Basis Step-Up,” The Florida Bar Journal, January 2017
- Hillel Academy, Trustee
- Florida Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2019.