Bilzin Sumberg

Tax Department

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What the team is known for

Possesses significant capabilities in advising domestic and international clients in cross-border private wealth and estate planning issues. Noticeably active across a diverse range of industries including real estate, financial products and technology. Particularly expert in handling the tax implications of high-value inbound transactions. Also skilled handling compliance issues, including voluntary disclosure matters. Expertise covers federal, state and local tax matters.


One client says: "I believe the team has built a real nice business and reputation by being able to solve very complex problems. They are known for their creativity."

Another interviewee enthuses: "They're excellent! In terms of their strengths, they're very professional, highly qualified, very efficient and extremely committed. They work as a team, complementing each other perfectly."

Notable practitioners

Jeffrey Rubinger represents both international and domestic clients in complex tax planning for cross-border transactions, restructurings and joint ventures. An impressed client says: "His technical knowledge is amazing. His creativity in designing structures and research is unsurpassed."

Richard Goldstein 's practice encompasses complex tax planning and structuring and estate planning for high net worth individuals and corporates. His sector experience includes real estate, finance, technology and sports and entertainment. One client describes him as "an incredibly creative tax lawyer," while another adds: "Richard is very smart, very thorough, very practical, and easy to work with. He listens carefully and is responsive to my specific concerns and needs."

Summer LePree is regularly retained by corporate clients for a range of international tax matters, including planning and structuring. Clients appreciate her "deep knowledge of international tax law" and her ability to "get to the point of the matter."