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Practice Areas

  • Corporate
  • Tax
  • Private Client Services
  • Real Estate

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  • Corporate
  • Tax
  • Private Client Services
  • Real Estate

Vincent J. Luparell
Associate
Phone: 303.623.1800
Email: vluparell@messner.com
Office: Denver
Vince is an associate in the firm’s Corporate, Real Estate, and Tax & Private Client Services Practice Groups. Vince assists clients with property transactions, business planning, and entity selection in order to decrease their overall tax liability. He also advises clients with regards to a variety of tax issues, including partnership tax, corporate tax, state and local tax, international tax, and employment tax. Additionally, Vince represents clients before the IRS in tax controversy and litigation, which includes individual and business income tax issues, trust fund recovery penalties, tax liens and levies, and offers in compromise.

Vince obtained a Masters of Laws in Taxation from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. During the tax program, he clerked at the Chief Counsel’s Office in Denver, where he represented the IRS in tax controversy matters.

Prior to attending law school, Vince was a Bank Examiner for the State of Montana and a Financial Advisor for Edward Jones Investments.

During his free time, Vince enjoys golfing, snowboarding, and stock picking.

  • LL.M., Taxation, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (2018)
  • J.D., University of Montana School of Law (2017); National Trial Team
  • B.S., Finance, Montana State University (2009)
  • B.S., Economics, Montana State University (2009)
  • Taxation Section of the Colorado Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Montana Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Tax Section Scholarship Recipient, 2018
  • National Trial Team Scholarship Recipient, 2017
  • CALI Award for Excellence in Business Transactions, 2016
Vince served in the Montana Army National Guard, 1-163rd Infantry Brigade, from 2001 through 2007. He was deployed to Iraq in 2004. 
Professional Experience
  • Office of Chief Counsel Department of the Treasury (Denver), Summer Law Clerk, 2018
  • Missoula County Attorney’s Office, Summer Law Clerk, 2016
  • U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Montana, Summer Law Clerk, 2015
  • State of Montana, Division of Banking and Finance, Bank Examiner, 2012-2014
  • Edward Jones Investments, Financial Advisor, 2010-2011