RECOGNITION, AWARDS, AND HONORS

  • Named as Super Lawyer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, and 2016: Mr. Horwitz has been named one of Super Lawyers’ tax attorneys for six years. Attorneys are selected based on a rigorous, multiphase rating process involving peer review and department research. Super Lawyers lists no more than 5% of the attorneys in this prestigious list each year.
  • Rating of 10.0 on Avvo.com, the highest rating possible. (Avvo is an independent lawyer ranking system)
  • Chair Elect, Executive Committee of the Taxation Section, California State Bar, 2014-2015
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Taxation Section, California State Bar, 2011-2014
  • Chair of the Tax Procedure & Litigation Committee, Taxation Section, California State Bar, 2010-2011
  • Officer of the Tax Procedure & Litigation Committee, Taxation Section, California State Bar, 2007-2010
  • Department of Justice, Tax Department:
    • 1984, Special Commendation from the Assistant Attorney General Tax Division
    • 1984, Outstanding Performance Award
    • 1983, Outstanding Trial Attorney Award
    • 1982, Meritorious Award
    • 1981, Outstanding Trial Attorney