Brent Berselli is an associate in Holland & Knight's Portland office and is a member of the firm's Private Wealth Services Practice Group. Mr. Berselli focuses his practice on tax planning for individuals and businesses, including corporate and estate planning for closely held and family owned businesses. In addition, he provides tax planning counsel for all types of business transactions related to corporate entities, including IRC § 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporations, general and limited partnerships, subchapter C and subchapter S corporations, and limited liability companies. Mr. Berselli also represents personal representatives of probate estates, trustees, conservators and guardians in the discharge of their fiduciary duties.


  • University of Washington School of Law, LL.M., Taxation
  • University of Washington School of Law, J.D.
  • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Government, cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Oregon
  • Washington
Court Admissions
  • All U.S. District Courts in Oregon
  • All State Courts in Oregon
  • All State Courts in Washington
  • Campaign for Equal Justice, Associate Committee Member
  • Oregon State Bar Association, Business Law Section, Estate Planning Section and Section of Taxation
  • Multnomah County Bar Association
  • Washington State Bar Association 
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
Honors & Awards
  • Pro Bono Award, Oregon State Bar Debtor-Creditor Section, 2012


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