Cassandra (Casey) L. Tuchscher
Casey Tuchscher is an associate in MendenFreiman’s tax controversy and collection and tax planning practice areas. She joined the firm in 2019 and is proficient in conducting extensive research on various tax law matters and at evaluating and assessing complicated tax law issues. Casey enjoys helping clients better understand the laws that govern taxation and what is required of them to remain in compliance.
She previously served as a Summer Associate and Law Clerk with Moore, Ingram, Johnson & Steele, and as a Student Attorney with the Philip C. Cook Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic.
“My mission is to guide my clients through the unknown by developing a clear and efficient path towards achieving their individual and business goals.”
- Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2019
- Georgia State University Law Review
- Order of the Coif
- Pro Bono & Public Service with distinction
- Outstanding Clinical Student Award – Tax Clinic: Tax Court II
- CALI Award (Highest Grade): Research Methods, Lawyering: Foundations I,
Lawyering: Foundations II, Tax Clinic: Tax Court I, Tax Clinic: Tax Court II, Criminal
- Arizona State University, B.A., History (Minor in Religious Studies), summa cum
Federal Court Admissions
- United States Tax Court
State Court Admissions
- Supreme Court of Georgia
- Georgia Court of Appeals
- Achieved a full concession from the IRS in Tax Court on a client’s contested liability.
- Represented numerous clients in reducing, eliminating and/or managing their tax liabilities through negotiating penalty abatements, currently not collectible status, and offers in compromise with the Internal Revenue Service.
Professional Affiliations and Memberships
- State Bar of Georgia, member
Awards and Recognition
- Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch” – 2023