Identifying obscure but potentially costly tax issues is a skill. Solving them in the context of our client’s goals is an art, and one that Paul, Weiss practices at the highest level. Working closely with the Corporate and Bankruptcy Departments, our tax lawyers help clients solve problems, avoid pitfalls and uncover hidden value in all types of transactions.


Our department is frequently and consistently recognized for its tax work across a range of practice areas. The Tax Department's advice was recognized by:

  • Chambers Global (2018)
    • Band 2 - Tax: Corporate & Finance (USA)
  • Chambers USA (2018)
    • Leading Firm - Tax: Corporate & Finance and Tax (Nationwide)
    • Leading Firm - Tax (NY)
    • Four of our Tax Department partners are ranked as top practitioners
  • The Legal 500 US (2017)
    • Leading Firm - US Taxes: Non-contentious
    • Leading Firm - International Tax
    • All of our Tax Department partners are listed as leading lawyers - Domestic Tax: East Coast
    • All of our Tax Department partners are listed as top practitioners - International Tax
  • U.S. News - Best Lawyers"Best Law Firms" (2017)
    • "Best Law Firms"
      • Tier 1 firm - Tax Law (National & NYC)
    • The Best Lawyers in America
      • Five practitioners listed for Tax Law (NYC)
  • Law360
    • One of four Paul, Weiss practices awarded - "Practice Groups of the Year" awards - Tax (2014)
    • MVP of the year - Jeffrey B. Samuels (2013, 2014)
  • Lexpert
    • Big Deals - Super Plus Income Fund/Ballard Power System (2009)
  • The American Lawyer
    • Global M&A Deal of the Year: Canada for Burger King's acquisition of Tim Hortons (2015)

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