Robert S. Lipsey was General Counsel to the Mid-Atlantic Companies, Ltd. He was responsible for overseeing all of the firm’s legal matters and reviewing all designs and plans for clients.  He was with the firm from 1983.  The firm was a corporate development firm with 11 offices nationwide, prior to the acquisition by First Union National Bank in December of 1998.  Mid-Atlantic provided comprehensive business consulting services to closely held business owners.

Mr. Lipsey advises DAK Associates in many areas.  He also maintains a private practice.

Mr. Lipsey’s principal areas of focus are taxation, business transfer techniques, & executive compensation.

Mr. Lipsey has a Master of Laws in Taxation, is a Certified Financial Planner and member of the Philadelphia Bar Association, & the American Bar Association.  Mr. Lipsey is admitted to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the United States Tax Court.

Robert S. Lipsey earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Louisville in 1975.  He earned his Masters of Laws from Temple in 1980.  The Certified Financial Planner designation was earned in 1989.