Paul J. Schneider serves as senior counsel to Paisner-Litvin LLP in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania. Prior to holding this position, Mr. Schneider was a tax partner at a large Philadelphia law firm, specializing in employee benefits and executive compensation. He has advised clients on taxation and employee benefit matters for more than 40 years. He is a Charter Fellow of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel and is a member of the Board of Editors of the Journal of Taxation. Mr. Schneider also writes a column on executive compensation for the Journal of Financial Service Professionals. Mr. Schneider is a graduate of Lehigh University (B.A., summa cum laude) where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa; Columbia University (J.D.); New York University (LL.M. in Taxation); and LaSalle University (M.B.A.). Following his law school graduation, Mr. Schneider served a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Roszel C. Thomsen, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. Mr. Schneider frequently writes and lectures on tax and employee benefits topics and until 2012 was an adjunct professor of law in the graduate tax program of the Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law.