Benjamin R. Hanan Elected Vice-Chair of Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County
Lawyers:Benjamin R. Hanan
SARASOTA, FL - Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that Benjamin R. Hanan, partner in the Sarasota office, has been named Vice-Chair of the Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County.
The EDC of Sarasota County is the private, not-for-profit corporation leading the community's economic development strategy to add high-wage jobs and diversify the local economy by providing business assistance to companies in Sarasota County and helping forge solutions to community challenges affecting quality of life.
offers comprehensive advice to his
business and individual clients.
On the business side, Mr. Hanan
clients including physicians, private businesses and international corporations, from formation and capitalization, through financing transactions, complex operations and mergers and acquisitions to ultimate liquidity events.
With respect to individual planning, Mr. Hanan
clients through myriad wealth accumulation and asset preservation strategies that offer opportunities to mitigate taxes and preserve estate values; the tax implications of protecting and transferring personal and business assets to heirs and beneficiaries; philanthropic planning; family-business management succession; the establishment of complex trusts and estates designed to provide future care for dependents, incapacitated children or elderly family members; Medicaid qualification and the protection of assets from the cost of nursing home care.
Mr. Hanan received his J.D., with highest honors, from George Washington University, his M.P.A. and his B.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin.