Shawn P. Wolf

Phone: 305.665.3311

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Practice Areas

International and Domestic Taxation
Estate Planning Corporate


Shawn concentrates his practice in the area of U.S. Federal income taxes, international and domestic estate planning and corporate matters.  He devotes a large part of his practice to the U.S. Federal income tax rules applicable to U.S. taxpayers doing business abroad, as well as foreign persons passively investing in the United States or those foreign persons who are looking to invest in more active business opportunities.  As part of his practice, Shawn is also involved in the formation and operation of domestic and foreign business entities (such as corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies), as well as the drafting of domestic and foreign trusts.  Furthermore, Shawn has guided high net worth U.S. citizens and so-called “Green Card” holders with respect to the U.S. Federal income and estate tax issues relevant to relinquishing such status.  Finally, Shawn is also experienced in advising high net worth U.S. and foreign individuals with respect to domestic and international estate planning matters.


Named “Rising Star” by Florida Super Lawyers, 2009
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Tax Law, 2011
Listed in South Florida’s Best Lawyers for Tax Law, 2011

Bar Admissions

1997, Florida


1996, J.D., University of Pittsburgh
1997, LL.M., Taxation, University of Miami School of Law
1993, B.B.A., University of Miami

Professional Memberships and Associations

The Florida Bar (Tax Law section; Outbound Tax Committee, Florida Bar Tax Section, Vice Chair 2005-2006, Chair 2007 – )


Contributing Author, “Estate and Gift Taxation of Nonresident Aliens in the United States;” and “Foreign Investments in the United States-Tax Related Matters,” Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants