Tax Partner and Head of Firm’s Palo Alto Tax Practice. Focused on federal income tax matters, including mergers, acquisitions, private investment fund formation and capital markets transactions. Experience includes formation of private equity funds for Silver Lake, Centerbridge and Oaktree and numerous buyout transactions for private equity sponsors, including Hellman & Friedman, KKR and Silver Lake.
Joined the Firm in 1998; became Partner in 2008.
AB, with honors, Princeton University (1992); JD, with honors, University of Chicago (1996).