Frederick N. Widen, a Cleveland-based partner at Ulmer & Berne LLP, has been nationally recognized as a Client Service All-Star by BTI Consulting Group. The honor extends to a select group of elite attorneys who provide the absolute best in client service, going above and beyond the call of duty to help clients achieve their goals.
According to BTI, these Client Service All-Stars are part of a rare breed of attorneys who outperform their peers by combining exceptional legal expertise with practical advice, business savvy and innovative, effective solutions – all of which help make clients’ lives easier. The attorneys that received this recognition were identified solely through unprompted client feedback obtained from corporate counsel of large corporations.
Mr. Widen is one of only seven tax attorneys across the country to be identified as a Client Service All-Star. He concentrates his practice on representing businesses, real estate developers, private equity companies, and other clients in taxation, real estate, employee benefits, and succession matters. Mr. Widen has extensive experience in income, estate, gift, sales, and property tax, and criminal tax matters on the federal, state, and local levels. Mr. Widen also assists clients in structuring business acquisitions and dispositions, Section 1031 exchanges and real estate transfers. He has been listed as an Ohio Super Lawyer and named one of the Top 100 attorneys in the state of Ohio and Top 50 attorneys in Cleveland by Ohio Super Lawyers. Mr. Widen earned his J.D. from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, magna cum laude and has a B.B.A. from Cleveland State University, summa cum laude.