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Joseph Callahan

Joseph Callahan

 
  • Tax Law, Business Law, Estate Planning
  • Connecticut, New York
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Lawyer Rating and Reviews
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5.0
Legal Analysis
5.0/5.0
Communication Skills
5.0/5.0
Ethics and Professionalism
5.0/5.0
Jeff D. DeFrancisco Esq.
Reviewed by Jeff D. DeFrancisco Esq. June 27, 2018
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
I have referred clients to Attorney Callahan and many occasions and he has provided excellent services to them. I would highly recommend Attorney Callahan's firm.
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Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague
  • Friend

I have been a colleague of Attorney Callahan for many years. Joe Callahan and I both served on the Syracuse Common Council.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client
  • Different Client, Same Side of Case

Attorney Callahan's practice area is tax law. I specialize in personal injury and my clients often have tax related questions for which Attorney Callahan has been able to assist on.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
Attorney Callahan and I have worked together for a number of years and continue to do so.
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?
Yes

Attorney Callahan is a very educated attorney and has spent many years practicing tax law. He has achieved great results for his clients which is why I continue to refer people to him.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Attorney Callahan is both an Attorney and Certified Public Accountant (CPA). This provides him with a vast array of knowledge to assist his clients with. I have also seen him achieve great results for clients I have referred to him.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

As stated above, Attorney Callahan is both an Attorney and CPA. His unique background provides him with an extensive basis for legal analysis and client advocating.

Communication Skills: Excellent

Attorney Callahan is a former Counselor at Large for the City of Syracuse and an associate professor for the Maxwell House at Syracuse University. Given the aforesaid and his extensive tax experience, he has spoken in public and in court on many occasions and has excellent communication skills.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

I am unaware of any disciplinary proceedings ever and Attorney Callahan's firm has an excellent reputation in the area.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Individual and business tax law, audits, criminal tax proceedings, and tax representation in front of New York State courts and U.S. Tax Court.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Appeals
  • Business Advising
  • Client Relations
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Document Review
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Financial Literacy (handling client funds)
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Transactions
  • Trials
  • Use of Technology
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends
Yes