Meet Our Team

Our job is to find the solution that is best for you.


Tom dedicates his practice to resolving tax controversies for individuals and businesses. During the past 35 years, Tom has assisted thousands in federal and state administrative and court actions. He has received both an AV rating  from Martindale Hubbell for more than 25 years and been designated a Superlawyer  since 1997.


Ben represents businesses and individuals against the Internal Revenue Service, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development and the Minnesota Department of Revenue in audits, collection cases, court actions and appeals. With each case he handles, Ben strives to develop practical solutions to achieve the best possible outcome for his clients to their legal issues.


Kathleen represents individuals and businesses in tax controversies involving  the IRS, Minnesota Department of Revenue, and Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. She has represented clients in federal and state court matters as well as administrative actions before the tax agencies.


Kala is a Paralegal with a B.S. from Winona State University. As a Paralegal, Kala works closely with clients and attorneys collecting information and analyzing and responding to inquiries from the IRS and the state. For more than 23 years,  Kala routinely deals with audits, appeals, litigation, and tax collections. She has the knowledge and insight to be a valuable resource for both clients and attorneys.


Candace (Candi) is the firm’s Office Manager and has been with us for more than 13 years. In addition to all of her office responsibilities, Candi helps us keep our clients informed of the status of their case. As a client or potential client, you are welcome to contact Candi with any questions. She will answer your question or get you in touch with the person who can give you the information you need.