Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Tax: Corporate & Finance Department

USA - Nationwide
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What the team is known for Highly recommended for its expertise in large-scale M&A, as well as areas such as insolvency proceedings. Advises a range of multinationals on complex tax issues arising from high-value transactions, including complex IPOs. Well placed to handle tax issues arising from cross-border deals. Works with clients from a broad swath of industries, including investment, retail and telecommunications. Able to draw upon the firm's complementary expertise in areas such as finance, securities and bankruptcy.

Strengths A commentator reports: "They're very collaborative; they're zealous for their clients but they're also looking for a reasonable result to the deal."

Work highlights Advised Honeywell International on its tax-free spinoff of Garrett Motion.

Notable practitioners

New York-based practitioners Scott Sontag and Brad Okun cochair the department.