Joseph G. De Angelis

Joseph G. De Angelis


For more than 20 years, Joe De Angelis has combined his legal skills and accounting background to guide his clients through complex tax planning and business transactions.  His substantial experience as a certified public accountant is extremely valuable to clients requiring practical business solutions to complex legal issues.

His clients cover a breadth of industries including retailers, food processors, insurance agencies, manufacturers, landowners, contractors, professionals and trucking companies.  A substantial part of Joe’s practice includes assisting corporations, joint ventures and management with strategic business decisions and tax strategies from business formation, growth with debt and equity financing and, strategic alliances, through ownership succession and monetization events including mergers & acquisitions and spinoffs. Because of his dedication to understanding both the client’s individual needs and industry, Joe’s clients look to him as a trusted advisor in helping them meet the ever-changing demands of running a business and successfully achieving a liquidity event.

Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Organization (SACTO), General Counsel, 2013-Present
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Member; Business Law Section, Former Chair; Tax Section, Former Chair
  • State Bar of California; Corporate Tax Committee, Former Chair
  • Certified Public Accountant (Inactive)

Honors And Rankings

  • AV® Preeminent™ Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law, 2014
  • Sacramento Business Journal, Best of the Bar, 2013

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