Our practice is devoted exclusively to employee benefit issues including 401(k), retirement, deferred compensation, health, cafeteria and other plans.
With creativity and commitment, we advise clients, design plans, provide opportunities, solve complex problems, craft documents, and minimize significant Internal Revenue Service, Department of Labor and other risks.
We represent employers of all types, fiduciaries, plan providers and others with respect to the full range of employee benefit issues.
Jeffery Mandell was named to BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA 2011. Jeff has garnered this prestigious award for 16 years in a row, making him among a select group of attorneys nationwide. BEST LAWYERS is a peer-review of 18,500 U.S. attorneys on the legal abilities of attorneys.
John C. Hughes has been appointed President of the Boise Chapter of the Western Pension & Benefits Conference.
Jeff has been appointed to represent Idaho on the first IRS Pacific Coast TE/GE Council. Jeff is among a select group of leading employee benefit practitioners to be appointed for the thirteen state Pacific region of the Internal Revenue Service branch that governs 401(k), retirement, health, and other tax-exempt benefit programs. Meeting throughout the year with the highest ranking IRS officials, the Council’s purpose is to strengthen the partnership between the ERISA practitioner community and the IRS’ Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division. The Council provides a unique forum for candid informed dialogue to promote understanding and the respective interests of plan sponsors and the government – to try to make ERISA work better.