Timothy J. Leska is a partner with Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office. Mr. Leska focuses his practice on general tax matters.
Prior to joining Pepper, Mr. Leska was an attorney in the Office of Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service in Washington, DC. While at the IRS, Mr. Leska participated in the issuance of IRS pronouncements, including final regulations regarding partnership allocations of creditable foreign tax expenditures.
Mr. Leska was a panelist for a live webcast called “Understanding Form 5471 & Owning Foreign Corporations” on December 14, 2010.
Mr. Leska earned a B.A., magna cum laude, in political science and philosophy from Lycoming College in 2001, and a J.D., cum laude, from Temple University School of Law in 2004. At Temple, he was a member of the Temple Law Review and received a graduation award for outstanding achievement in taxation. Mr. Leska also earned his LL.M. (taxation), with distinction, from the Georgetown University Law Center in 2007.