Mr. Valletta prepares financial analysis and due diligence reviews of public and private offerings, with a focus on private 1031 like-kind exchange offerings.
Prior to joining the Bowman Law Firm, Mr. Valletta practiced in the areas of business and corporate transactional work, real estate, and advanced estate planning at a boutique Chicago law firm specializing in family offices. Mr. Valletta completed his J.D. and Masters of Law (LL.M.) in Taxation from the University of Florida – Levin College of Law. Mr. Valletta graduated cum laude from the J.D. program and magna cum laude from the LL.M. program, where he received the book award in Taxation of Gratuitous Transfers for achieving the highest grade in the course.
Currently, Mr. Valletta has passed all parts of the CPA examination and is in process of completing the work experience requirement for full CPA licensure. He is a member of the Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, and Florida Bar Association. He received his B.S. in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.