ERISA & Employee Benefits

erisa employee benefitaCohen Compagni Beckman Appler & Knoll, PLLC (CCBLaw) employee benefits attorneys are dedicated to providing timely and practical advice to employers in the areas of employment pension and welfare benefits, notably in the design and continuing maintenance and termination of tax-qualified pension and profit sharing plans for professional practices and closely-held commercial companies. While experienced in all facets of such plans, our attorneys devote particular attention to the design of such plans to provide significant and cost effective income tax savings to professionals and business owners. We maintain IRS-approved volume submitter defined contribution plans, and our volume submitter defined benefit pension plan is currently pending before the Internal Revenue Service. We represent employers and fiduciaries before all of the various governmental agencies that regulate employee pension and welfare plans, and counsel clients with respect to all employees.

We represent employers and fiduciaries before all of the various governmental agencies that regulate employee pension and welfare plans, and counsel clients with respect to all employee benefit matters in business mergers, acquisitions, and dissolutions. Our overarching goal is to use our extensive experience to provide practical, creative and cost effective solutions to the diverse and complex problems our clients face in providing efficient and effective benefits and compensation to the employer’s workforce.

An Experienced Team Committed to Our Clients CCBLaw attorneys are committed to giving each client personalized attention. Based in Central New York, our employee benefits attorneys travel to clients' offices and facilities throughout the United States to accommodate their demanding schedules. We have comprehensive knowledge of the tax, regulatory and financial factors that make employee benefits a complex area of law. We welcome the opportunity to identify and implement strategic and creative legal solutions for employee benefits issues for all clients, both established and new.