1. Home
  2. Contact Us


Irwin Gerald Waterman
Louisville, Kentucky
Emeritus Counsel
phone (502) 584-7400
fax (502) 583-2100
email info@derbycitylaw.com

Mr. Waterman's practice is tax oriented with expertise in estate planning, estate administration, federal and state trial and appellate litigation covering income taxation, state sales taxation and estate taxes. His experience extends to business matters and business transactions.

Publications and Presentations
"Aspects of the Bad Debt - Loss Dichotomy", Tax Law Review, November, 1962

"Partnerships and Joint Ventures v. Profit Sharing Employment Contracts", Taxes, October, 1952

Has achieved Martindale-Hubbell distinguished rating of AV Preeminent

Named in Louisville Magazine in the practice of Taxation, as one of the Best Lawyers in Louisville, 2011

Named in Louisville Magazine in the practice of Business Litigation, Corporate Law and Taxation, as one of the Best Lawyers in Louisville, 2009

Named in Lousville Magazine in the practice of Business, Corporate, Taxation and Trust & Estate Law as one of the Best Lawyers in Louisville, 2008

American Bar Association

Kentucky Bar Association

Louisville Bar Association

Admissions and Courts
U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Tax Court
New York University School of Law, New York, New York, 1949
Major: Taxation

University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi, 1948
Law Review: Mississippi Law Review, Member, 1947 - 1948

University of Mississippi, 1942

Tax Litigation
Business Litigation
Corporate Law
Estate Planning
Estate Administration
Published/Notable Cases
Commonwealth Dept. of Highways v. Congregation Anshei S'Ford, 390 S.W.2d 454 (Ky. 1965)
Department of Revenue v. Allied Drum Service, Inc., 550 S.W.2d 564 (Ky. App. 1977)
Jewish Hospital v. Stewart Mechanical, 628 F.2d 971 (6th Cir. 1980)
Alcohol Beverage Control Board v. Taylor Drug Stores, 635 S.W.2d 319 (Ky. 1982)
U.S. v. Wood, 658 F. Supp. 1561 (W.D. Ky. 1987)
Armco, Inc. v. Revenue Cabinet Commonwealth of Kentucky, 748 S.W.2d 372 (Ky. 1988)
Revenue Cabinet v. Armco, Inc., 838 S.W.2d 396 (Ky. 1992)

Seiller Waterman LLC
462 S. Fourth Street, 22nd Floor
Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: 502-584-7400
Fax: 502-583-2100
Email Us