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Evgeny (Gene) Magidenko Associate

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2013
  • District of Columbia, 2013

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Supreme Court


New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation

  • Graduate Editor, Tax Law Review

University of Michigan Law School, J.D., magna cum laude

  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Certificate of Merit, International Taxation
  • Contributing Editor, University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform

University of Michigan, B.A., with Distinction

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • James B. Angell Scholar


Gene Magidenko is an associate in Dykema's Ann Arbor office. His practice focuses on estate planning and advising clients on transactional tax matters, tax controversies, and tax compliance.

Before joining the firm, Mr. Magidenko clerked for the Honorable David Laro at the U.S. Tax Court in Washington, D.C., with whom he also co-taught for two semesters the Business Planning Seminar at the Georgetown University Law Center. Prior to his Federal government service, Mr. Magidenko worked as an associate at a Washington, D.C., law firm, where he advised companies on tax planning, international tax compliance, and tax aspects of domestic and cross-border transactions.

Memberships & Involvement

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Washtenaw County Bar Association
  • Washtenaw Estate Planning Council

Community/Civic Activities

  • Alumni Association of the University of Michigan, Life Member