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Gregory J. Fox
Philadelphia Office

123 South Broad Street
Avenue of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA 19109

P: 215-772-7528
F: 215-731-3806

Biography

Gregory J. Fox has extensive experience at the national and international level with respect to the implementation and ongoing operation of qualified retirement plans; nonqualified deferred compensation arrangements, executive incentive plans, severance agreements and welfare benefit plans. His practice includes the integration of international executives and managers into United States plans and programs and addressing the unique benefits and compensation issues associated with the transfer of executives from the United States to foreign assignments, including visa and green card applications. His work includes analyzing the impact of corporate acquisitions and reorganizations on employee benefit plans and programs. He advises human resource executives on the day-to-day operation of employee benefit plans, and works with executives to communicate with employees about benefit programs and new legislative developments. He also advises on the federal, state and local tax consequences of plan distributions.

Greg’s practice involves the representation of international and multi-national corporations listed on the United States Stock Exchange, and various other publicly traded and privately owned companies.

Prior to joining Montgomery McCracken, Greg was an associate in the Tax Department of Schnader, Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP. He served a student clerkship with the Honorable James Hunter III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit during his third year in law school.

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

Community Involvement

  • American Philadelphia Bar Association
    • Employee Benefits Committee
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • St. Thomas More Society of Philadelphia
    • Board of directors and former president
  • International Pension and Employee Benefits Lawyers Association
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority, chairman of the board
  • Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau, board member
  • Muhlenberg College, board of trustees
  • World Meeting of Families 2015
    • Vice-Chair, Welcome Committee for Papal visit to Philadelphia

Academic Achievements

Greg received a J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the Temple University School of Law in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1979. During law school, he served as an associate managing editor of the Temple Law Review. He was on the dean’s list every semester and was awarded honors in three areas: taxation, property and administrative process. In 1984, he earned a LL.M. in Taxation from Temple University.

Greg earned an A.B. degree, cum laude, in Economics from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania in 1976. As an undergraduate, he was editor-in-chief of the Muhlenberg Weekly, the college’s student newspaper, and president of Pi Delta Epsilon, the society for collegiate journalists. He served as vice president of the John Marshall Pre-Law Society and court clerk for the Muhlenberg Student Court. A member of the yearbook business staff, Greg was also a representative on the College Advisory Council. He was elected to Omicron Delta Kappa, the honorary leadership fraternity. He also won Muhlenberg’s George W. Hembrecht Law School Award and was included in “Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities.”