Durham Jones & Pinegar is pleased to announce that Blake K. Behnke has joined our firm as an Associate in the firm’s Business & Finance section.


N. Todd Leishman, DJP CEO, said “Matters of corporate and partnership taxation are implicated in virtually all emerging and established business ventures. DJP has impressive talent in these areas, which will be supplemented by the addition of Blake K. Behnke. Blake joins us from Washington D.C. where he worked in KPMG’s national Mergers and Acquisitions tax practice.  He spent several years there working with both national and global clients to structure acquisitions and divestitures in a tax-efficient manner.  His experience will help DJP clients of all sizes to optimize tax treatment through efficient structuring.   He will also be working in our Business & Finance group on deal teams and helping with our clients’ transactional matters generally.”


Blake K. Behnke joined the firm’s Business and Finance section. Mr. Behnke advises a variety of corporate and pass-through entities on both tax and general corporate matters, including business formations, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity offerings and general matters of business and finance law.