Stefan F. Tucker

Senior Counsel
Tucker Stefan

Stef Tucker represents entrepreneurs and professionals in business and real estate transactions. Stef’s practice encompasses mergers and acquisitions, entity planning, structuring and formation, asset protection and preservation, family business planning, and wealth preservation. In addition, he has extensive experience in federal and state income, estate, and gift taxation, including tax audits. Stef’s clients look to him to apply his breadth of experience and general knowledge in arriving at solutions to a wide range of business-oriented problems and in structuring complex business arrangements and transactions.




  • J.D. Order of the Coif University of Michigan Law School 1963
  • B.B.A. University of Michigan 1960

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Member, American Bar Association, Section of Taxation; member, Task Force on Tax System Restructuring; past chair, 1998 - 1999
  • Member, District of Columbia Bar, Division of Taxation; past member, Division of Taxation Steering Committee
  • Member, American Law Institute
  • Member, American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • Member, American College of Tax Counsel
  • Member, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
  • Member, DC Tax Revision Committee – tasked with advising the Mayor and Council of DC on suggested changes in the DC tax landscape
  • Professorial lecturer of law, George Washington University Law Center, 1970 - 1990
  • Adjunct professor, Georgetown University Law Center, 1990 - 2015
  • Adjunct professor, University of Michigan Law School, 2010 - present
  • Advisory board member, Real Estate Taxation (LexisNexis)
  • Advisory board member, Practical Tax Strategies (Thomson Reuters)


  • Who’s Who Legal, Corporate Tax: Advisory; Corporate Tax: Controversy, 2017 – 2018
  • National Law Journal, Trailblazers, Divorce, Trusts & Estates, 2016 (Listed in inaugural edition)
  • Expert Guides, Trust and Estates Practitioners, 2014
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV® Peer Review Rated
  • Super Lawyers, Washington, DC, 2007 – 2020
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 1987 – 2021
  • Chambers USA, Senior Statespeople, Real Estate, Washington, DC, 2009 – 2021
  • Washingtonian, Top Lawyers Hall of Fame, 2022