Joe Volk

Managing Director, M&A Tax


  • New York University
    L.L.M., Taxation
  • USC Gould School of Law
    J.D., Law
  • Colorado College
    B.A., Economics

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • New York

Joe Volk is a Managing Director in Leo Berwick’s US M&A Tax practice. Before joining Leo Berwick, Joe was the co-chair of M&A tax at a nationally prominent boutique tax law firm. Prior to that, he worked in Baker McKenzie’s international tax group and KPMG Canada’s cross-border US M&A Tax group.

Joe is a technically proficient and pragmatic tax advisor with significant experience in M&A, spin-offs, financings, and cross-border tax matters. He has been recognized for his collaborative and efficient approach to problem-solving.

Recently, Joe has advised on a number of tax insurance risks, including reorganizations, spin-offs, compensation and benefits, tax-deferred corporate contributions, and certain federal tax aspects of state tax insurance risks.