John Kancilia

Partner

jkancilia@whitebirdlaw.com

John Kancilia practices in the areas of health care, tax, corporate and wealth transfer law. John assists clients in the health care industry and other industries in complex organizational matters and transactions. John assists health care clients with compliance issues with heath care fraud and abuse laws.


Background:

John is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, and possesses an MBA from Butler University, a law degree from the Delaware Law School of Widener University and an LLM in taxation from the University of Miami Law School. He is presently board certified by the Florida Bar in health law and tax law.

Education:

  • Florida State University, B.S.
    • Finance, B.S.
    • Real Estate, B.S.
    • Management of Information Systems, B.S.
    • Economics, Minor
  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D.
  • University of Central Florida, Master of Science in Accounting

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida

Professional Association & Memberships:

  • The Florida Bar
    • Tax Section Member
  • Brevard County Bar Association
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Tax Section Member

Awards & Recognitions:

  • AV Preeminentâ„¢ Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Community Involvement:

  • Economic Development Commission of Florida's Space Coast
    • Board of Directors (2017 to present)
    • Government Relations Counsel, Chairperson (2018 to present)
    • Ad Valorem Tax Abatement Council, Former Member
  • Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida, Member
  • Junior Achievement of the Space Coast – Board Member (2017 to present)
  • Cancer Care Centers Foundation - Legal Advisor to the Board (2017 to 2019)
  • LEAD Brevard, Class of 2012
  • Take Stock In Children (2010-2013)
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Florida (2010-2013)