Thank you Thank you for joining us today. Contributors Christopher Davidson Christopher Davidson is a partner in the Baltimore, Maryland office of Venable LLP, where he advises clients on a wide variety of federal and tax matters, including in the areas of corporate formations, financings and transactions. His focus is on foreign and domestic tax matters for partnerships, LLCs and corporations. He is a frequent contributor to professional tax journals. Christopher received his B.A., summa cum laude, from the University of Maryland, his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law, and his LL.M. from New York University. Click here for more information about Christopher. Paul Kaplun Paul Kaplun is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Venable, LLP where he has an extensive corporate and business planning practice, and provides advisory services to emerging growth companies and entrepreneurs in a variety of industries. He formerly served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center, where he taught business planning. Before entering private practice, he was a Certified Public Accountant with a national accounting firm, specializing in corporate and individual income tax planning and compliance. Mr. Kaplun received his B.S.B.A., magna cum laude, from Georgetown University and J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. Click here for more information about Paul.