Contact Information


Areas of Practice

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate & International Transactions
  • Executive Compensation
  • ESOP Leveraged Buyouts
  • Insolvency & Workouts
  • International Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Taxation
  • Tax Consequences of Bankruptcy
  • Tax Controversy & Litigation

Bar Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1980

Edwin Schuck, Jr.

is an experienced and broad-based tax, M&A and corporate lawyer with over 40 years of large-firm practice on Wall Street and in Los Angeles. He  has written and published many scholarly legal articles, and he speaks regularly at legal and practice seminars for other lawyers and professionals and for clients.

Edwin is an adjunct professor of tax law, he is a member of the Executive and Planning Committees of the USC Tax Institute and he is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel.

For many years Edwin has been listed in “Super Lawyers,” one of the “Best Lawyers in America” and Chambers’ “America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.”

Mr. Shuck is the 2011 recipient of the Dana Latham Award. The Dana Latham Award is given by the Executive Committee of the Tax Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association to a living member of the Los Angeles Tax Bar who has made an outstanding contribution to the community and to the legal profession in the field of taxation.

Edwin is an active member of the California and New York State Bars and is involved in transactions and cases throughout the world from his Los Angeles offices.

He is a former two-term Mayor and City Council Member of the City of Bradbury, California.


  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    • J.D. cum laude – 1970
  • Columbia University
    • M.B.A. – 1970
    • Major: Finance
  • Columbia University
    • B.S. cum laude – 1967

Honors and Awards

  • Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed in the Best Lawyers in America and in Chambers USA (America’s Leading Lawyers For Business)
  • Named Southern California Super Lawyer by Law & Politics
  • Recipient of the 2011 Dana Latham Award from the Los Angeles County Bar Association Tax Section
  • Listed in “Super Lawyers,” one of the “Best Lawyers in America”

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • New York and California State Bar Associations, Member
  • USC Tax Institute, Executive and Planning Committees, Member
  • American College of Tax Counsel, Fellow
  • Los Angeles Association of Tax Counsel, Member
  • Los Angeles International Tax Club, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association Tax Section, Former Chair
  • California State Bar Tax Section, Former Member, Executive Committee
  • ESOP Association (Finance Committee), Member
  • National Center for Employee Ownership, Member
  • Association for Corporate Growth, Los Angeles, Member
  • City of Bradbury, CA, Former two-term Mayor and City Council Member


  • Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University School of Taxation
  • Adjunct Professor, USC Graduate School of Accounting