John J. Heber Joins Stearns Weaver Miller

June 17, 2014

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John J. Heber

MIAMI, FL — Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A. is pleased to announce that attorney John J. Heber has joined the firm’s Miami office as a shareholder in the Labor & Employment and Tax Departments.

Mr. Heber specializes in executive compensation and employee benefits for both domestic and international companies. His practice includes tax, the Employee Retirement Income Securities Act (ERISA), and federal and state securities laws. Mr. Heber represents a wide variety of clients in various industry sectors that range from start-up to Fortune 50. Mr. Heber also regularly advises on executive and board of director pay levels, and on trends in compensation practices and tax-efficient pay strategies.

Mr. Heber earned his LL.M. in Taxation from Golden Gate University, his M.B.A. from California State University and his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law. He joins Stearns Weaver Miller from Manatt, Phelps & Philips in California. He is a member of the Bars of California and Illinois.

“We are pleased to welcome John to the firm,” said Stearns Weaver Miller managing partner Rick Schatz. “With his tax, legal, accounting and consulting background, he offers clients a unique perspective on the tax, regulatory and strategic issues related to executive compensation and employee benefits.”

Contact John J. Heber


Tel: 305-789-3535

Contact Rick Schatz


Tel: 305-789-3570

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