Ameek Ashok Ponda is a partner with Sullivan & Worcester LLP in Boston and served as a member of the firm’s management committee.
Mr. Ponda’s practice includes domestic and international taxation, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and real estate investment trust transactions. Mr. Ponda is also an adjunct professor in the Boston University School of Law graduate tax program, where he has taught courses in business tax planning, corporate reorganizations, international taxation, regulated investment companies and REITs, and financial products. He has also served as a lecturer on law with Harvard Law School, teaching partnership taxation. He is now on the board of regents of the American College of Tax Counsel and has also served on the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council.
Mr. Ponda is a charter member and former secretary of The Indus Entrepreneurs – Boston, and he is on the advisory board to the South Asian Bar Association of Greater Boston. In 2007 Boston Business Journal named Ameek one of its Boston “40 under 40.” He is also a member of the American Law Institute, the International Fiscal Association, and NAREIT.
Mr. Ponda holds a bachelor’s degree from Harvard College, a JD from Harvard Law School, and an LLM in taxation from Boston University School of Law.