Charlie Clines is a tax partner in the Houston office and has 30 years of experience the investment services industry. His experience includes consulting on the tax issues associated with the establishment and operation of investment entities, the taxation of financial products and the acquisition and divestiture of portfolio companies. Clients include investment partnerships focused on both trading operations and long term investment strategies. Prior to joining McGladrey, Mr. Clines was a shareholder at Margolis Phipps & Wright, P.C. Before that he was a partner in KPMG’s Investment Services practice.