Jack Stuart Beige
Jack Stuart Beige received his Doctor of Chiropractic in 1966 from New York Chiropractic College and his Juris Doctor from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsburg Law Center in 1993.
He was appointed to the Workers’ Compensation Board by Governor Mario M. Cuomo in 1984 and served until 1990. During that time he was instrumental in expanding the role of the chiropractor in the treatment of injured workers. He was instrumental in the execution and passage of three (3) bills before the New York State Legislature. As an attorney, he has successfully represented accident victims with his unique understanding of the mechanics of injuries.
He is a guest lecturer at New York Chiropractic College speaking on “Ethics and the Law” and has continued to represent clients before the Office of Professional Discipline.
Today, Dr. Beige represents businesses and individuals who have delinquent tax issues with both the Internal Revenue Service and New York State Department of Taxation & Finance. He has effectively negotiated Installment Payment Agreements, Offers in Compromise and assisted in giving clients peace of mind. He is a member of the American Society of Tax Problem Solvers and is admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court.
Joseph R. Beige
Joseph R. Beige received his bachelor’s degree in 1989 from Long Island University and received his J.D. from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsburg Law Center in 1995.
Mr. Beige’s background in complex litigation compliments the firm’s tax problem resolution practice.
Mr. Beige has been involved in the successful prosecution of numerous class actions on behalf of aggrieved investors, including, In re Marsh & McLennan Cos., Inc. Securities Litigation, Inc., No. 04-CV-8144 (CM) (S.D.N.Y.) ($400 million recovery); In re Royal Dutch/Shell Transport Securities Litigation, No. 04-374 (JAP) (D.N.J.) (U.S. settlement with a minimum cash value of $138.3 million and a contingent value of more than $180 million, in addition to a $350 million related European settlement); In re Cigna Corp. Securities Litigation, No. 02-CV-8088 (E.D. Pa.) ($93 million recovery); In re Atlas Energy, Inc. Shareholders Litigation, No. 5990-VCL (Del. Ch.) (settlement providing an additional $7.45 million in merger consideration for Atlas Energy shareholders); In re Mutual Funds Investment Litigation, No. MDL-1586 (E.D. Md.) ($3.3 million cash settlement in addition to significant corporate governance reforms); and In re Great Wolf Resorts, Inc. Shareholders Litigation, Cons. C.A. No. 7328-VCN (Del. Ch.) (extra consideration for Great Wolf shareholders as well as eliminated “don’t ask/don’t waive” standstill agreements).
Mr. Beige has also represented large and small businesses and acted as both outside and in-house counsel to various publicly-traded corporations.
Mr. Beige is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York and the United States Tax Court. He is a member of numerous civic organizations such as the Grand Lodge of Free of New York State and Accepted Masons and the Babylon Lions Club.