Seth J. Entin

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Seth Entin is a tax attorney in Holland & Knight's Miami office who focuses his practice on international taxation. Mr. Entin was named Miami Lawyer of the Year in Tax Law for 2016 by The Best Lawyers in America guide.

Mr. Entin has experience handling international taxation of high-net-worth individuals, international corporate taxation, Internal Revenue Service international tax audits and litigation, and offshore voluntary disclosures.

In addition, Mr. Entin is a fellow of the American Tax Counsel, an adjunct professor of international taxation at the University of Miami School of Law, and regularly speaks at national and international tax conferences. He is also the director of International Tax Law for The Florida Bar Tax Section.

Chambers USA – America's Leading Business Lawyers guide has recognized Mr. Entin since 2007. Over the years, commenters to the guide have said he:

  • "demonstrates a practical approach and a strong, sophisticated knowledge base"
  • is "always focused on achieving the best possible results"
  • provides "timely responses, innovative ideas, resolution of problems and formulation of detailed solutions"
  • is "a hands-on, knowledgeable lawyer who can explain any issue in a straightforward way"

Mr. Entin has written for Tax Notes and Tax Notes International and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg BusinessWeek. In addition, Mr. Entin often speaks and chairs panel discussions in the United States and abroad at international tax conferences held by the American Bar Association (ABA), International Bar Association (IBA), International Fiscal Association (IFA), The Florida Bar and Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA). He also has passed the Certified Public Accountant exam.

Honors & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Tax Law, 2007-2019
  • Chambers USA – America's Leading Business Lawyers guide, 2007-2019
  • The Legal 500 USA, Tax – International Tax, 2009, 2011, 2013-2018; Tax – U.S. Taxes – Non-Contentious, 2017-2018
  • Latin Lawyer 250, Tax, 2014, 2017
  • Chambers Global – The World's Leading Lawyers for Business guide, Corporate/M&A, 2013
  • Florida Super Lawyers magazine, 2012-2013
  • Chambers Latin America – Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business guide, Corporate/M&A, 2011, 2013
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Order of the Coif
  • Dean's Honor Scholarship, University of Miami School of Law
  • Book Award, Special Topics in Florida Law
  • Book Award, Federal Income Tax I
  • Book Award, U.S. Constitutional Law II
  • Book Award, Labor Law
  • Book Award, Contracts
  • Book Award, Civil Procedure I
  • Book Award, Taxation of Business Entities


  • American College of Tax Counsel, Fellow
  • The Florida Bar, Tax Section, International Tax Law, Director, 2008-Present; Outbound Tax Committee, Chair, 2005-2008
  • American Bar Association
  • Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP)
  • University of Miami Law Review, Articles and Comments Editor