About The Author

The author of this blog is Stanley D. Baum. Stanley is a New York Attorney. Stanley encourages readers to submit comments and questions to him by using the contact form on the right side of the blog.

Stanley is an accomplished attorney with many years of experience. He is expert in all aspects of ERISA, employee benefits, executive compensation and employment law. Stanley has provided advice to well known large, publicly held financial institutions and other corporations, as well as to prominent individuals and medium-sized companies. Stanley has written extensively on ERISA, employee benefits, executive compensation and employment law topics, and has been published in well-known publications such as the Journal of Taxation, Journal of Pension Planning, and the National Law Journal (see list in Publications). He is recognized in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Law and Who’s Who in Finance and Industry.

Stanley received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He received a B.S. in accounting from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, graduating summa cum laude. He also received an LL.M. in taxation from the New York University School of Law.

Stanley is the co-chairperson of the New York State Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Law Section Committee on Employment Benefits and Compensation. He is also a member of that Section’s Executive Committee.