Thomas W. Bergen and Phillip J. Caramenico Join Blakinger Thomas

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Thomas W. Bergen and Phillip J. Caramenico Join Blakinger Thomas

We are pleased to announce that Thomas W. Bergen has joined Blakinger Thomas as a shareholder. Tom received his B.A. (magna cum laude) from Lehigh University in 1973.  He was awarded his J.D. from Dickinson School of Law in 1977 and is admitted into practice in Pennsylvania.  He received his LLM in taxation from Temple University.  Tom has over thirty years’ experience advising businesses and assisting them with corporate governance, taxation and contract law. Tom is admitted to practice before the US Circuit Court for the Third Circuit, the US District Court for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, and the United States Tax Court.

Tom concentrates his practice in estate, business and tax planning, including complex estate planning and mergers and acquisitions.

We are also pleased to announce that Phillip J. Caramenico has joined Blakinger Thomas as an associate.  Phil received his B.A. (cum laude) from Villanova University in 2011. He was awarded his J.D. from Villanova School of Law in 2014 and is admitted into practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  He received his LLM in taxation from Villanova University in 2015.

Phil concentrates his practice on issues of taxation, specifically sophisticated estate and business planning.