Mr. Dorne is a shareholder and chairman of Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek’s Business Department. His practice emphasizes private client transactions, including tax advice and business planning, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, and health care law.
Mr. Dorne received his Bachelor of Science Degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois in 1969 and holds a Master's Degree from the London School of Economics. He received his law degree, cum laude, from Boston University in 1973.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Dorne was with the New York law firm of White & Case.
Professional Affiliations & Admissions
State Bar of California
San Diego County Bar Association
State Bar of New York
Personal Income Tax Subcommittee of the California State Bar (Past Chair)
Past President of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra Association
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Frequent lecturer for the California Continuing Education of the Bar
Professional Awards & Honors
The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law category
Southern California Super Lawyers - San Diego Edition
Who’s Who in America
Named in Super Lawyers – Business Edition for Tax
Named in San Diego Super Lawyers – Business Edition for Tax