Jeff Cairns advises employers on ERISA and employee benefit matters, including qualified and nonqualified pension and profit sharing plans, ESOPs, welfare and fringe benefit plans. Jeff, who is a certified public accountant, also provides tax and compensation planning advice for owners of closely held businesses and for executives of public and private companies. He provides technical support to insurance and financial advisors and consultants, and third-party administrators of pension and welfare plans.
Jeff is a frequent lecturer for Minnesota Continuing Legal Education and other legal education programs.
Jeff is a regular contributor to the firm's Benefits Notes blog, which delivers analysis on the continuously evolving areas of health care reform, retirement plan design and executive compensation.