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Distinguished Benefits Counsel Scott E. Galbreath to Lead Trucker Huss’ Equity and Executive Compensation Practice

Trucker Huss, APC is pleased to announce that Scott E. Galbreath, a highly experienced benefits attorney and Fellow of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel, has joined the firm and will lead its Equity and Executive Compensation practice group. Galbreath previously led the benefits practice group at a Sacramento-area law firm.

“We are very pleased to have Scott join the Trucker Huss team,” said Bob Schwartz, the firm’s president. “Scott brings a wealth of experience to the team and will be a great resource for clients on executive compensation as well as other benefits issues.” Galbreath is the firm’s 9th attorney to have been inducted into the highly prestigious American College of Employee Benefits Counsel, noted Schwartz.

Galbreath’s extensive experience includes working with clients on all types of nonqualified deferred compensation plans, supplemental executive retirement plans, 457(b) and 457(f) plans for executives of tax-exempt organizations, equity and synthetic equity plans, such as restricted stock and phantom stock or stock appreciation rights, golden parachutes, and change-in-control and severance arrangements. He also assists clients with Internal Revenue Code section 83(b) and 409A compliance, and correcting qualified plan compliance errors under IRS and Department of Labor remedial programs.