Linda K. Sherman

Retired Partner

Linda Sherman was a partner in the Tax Practice GroupĀ focusing on Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits. She retired from active practice in 2011.


Ms. Sherman represented a broad range of clients on all matters involving employee benefits and executive compensation plans and individual agreements. This includes advice on tax and ERISA compliance matters on an ongoing basis, including issues of fiduciary duty and advice in connection with compensation and benefits aspects of corporate transactions.

Ms. Sherman has extensive experience advising non-profit corporations and trusts on a broad range of issues, including organizational or structural matters, compliance with applicable tax laws, as well as fiduciary and operational concerns.

Professional Activities

Ms. Sherman is a member of the American Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Association. She has been a frequent speaker before local and national professional organizations, including the October 2009 ALI-ABA seminar on merger and acquisitions.

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  • Education

    • JD, Harvard Law School, 1973

      cum laude
    • AB, Brandeis University, 1970

      cum laude
  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

    • District of Columbia



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