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Tax - Texas
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Wendy Trahan Salinas is an experienced and versatile tax attorney who focuses on taxable finance and other complex business transactions. In her taxable finance practice, Wendy advises borrowers and lenders on the tax implications of domestic and cross-border financing transactions. She has extensive experience in representing both public and privately held companies on transactions including bank credit facilities, mezzanine financings, derivatives, and project financings. She advises private equity funds in connection with debt and equity investments and other private equity transactions. She also advises public companies and lenders on bankruptcy restructuring transactions.
Wendy is Co-Managing Partner of V&E’s Dallas office, Co-Chair of the Partnership Admissions Committee, and helps lead the firm’s Women’s Initiative in the Dallas office and recruiting team for the University of Virginia School of Law.
Selected to the Texas Rising Stars list, Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters), 2008
Legal 500 U.S., U.S. Taxes: Non-Contentious, 2019 and 2020
The Best Lawyers in America© (BL Rankings, LLC), 2021
University of Virginia, J.D., 2001 (Virginia Tax Review)
Baylor University, B.B.A., Accounting summa cum laude, 1998 (Beta Alpha Psi; Alpha Kappa Psi)