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  • 08/21/2019

    Hill Wallack LLP Partner Francis J. Sullivan to Speak at NBI Seminar in Philadelphia, PA

    Speaking Engagement

    The Mini MBA for Attorneys

    Wednesday, August 21, 2019 l 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Courtyard by Marriott Philadelphia City Avenue
    4100 Presidential Boulevard l Philadelphia, PA


    Partner Francis J. Sullivan will be among a group of panelists for a seminar sponsored by NBI (National Business Institute).

    Mr. Sullivan will be speaking on the topic below at 3:30 p.m.

    Ethical Considerations
    Mr. Sullivan will discuss ethical standards and civil liability; the role of the attorney as advisor in LLC formation; conflicts of interest; and confidentiality - information derived from an earlier representation.

    For further information on this program and credits, click here.

    Francis J. Sullivan is a partner in the law firm of Hill Wallack LLP. He is partner-in-charge of the Business & Commercial and Trusts & Estates practice groups. Mr. Sullivan concentrates his practice in the representation of corporate entities and partnerships, buying and selling businesses and real estate, tax and regulatory issues, as well as obtaining and structuring financing to further his clients' business needs, growth and development. He frequently advises clients on the planning, organizing, restructuring and governance of new and existing business entities, including the documenting of the relationship between and among the business entity and its owners. Mr. Sullivan also negotiates, structures and drafts operating, partnership and shareholder agreements, agreements for retirement and buy-outs of partners and corporate owners, as well as generational succession planning. He also is involved in commercial litigation on behalf of his business clients. Mr. Sullivan is very active in the legal profession and his community. He is past president of the Bucks County Bar Association and is a current vice president of the Charitable Foundation of the Bucks County Bar Association. Mr. Sullivan is a member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, a life time fellow of the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation and is a hearing committee member of the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board. He is a former Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and is a member of the Inns of Court of Bucks County. Mr. Sullivan earned his B.A. degree from La Salle University and his J.D. degree from Villanova University School of Law. He earned a Master of Laws in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law and in 2004 received a certificate in estate planning from the Graduate Tax Division of Temple University School of Law at Temple Law School. Mr. Sullivan is a member of the American, Pennsylvania and the Bucks County bar associations.