Eric Wall, a partner in the San Francisco office, is a member of the Tax Group.
His practice encompasses a wide
variety of federal and state tax issues, including domestic and cross-border
mergers and acquisitions, executive compensation matters, real estate matters,
and taxation of pass-through entities.
Representative transactions include:
- Advising numerous publicly and privately
held technology companies with respect to the federal and state tax aspects of
business acquisitions and dispositions;
Assisting a large publicly held technology company on
equity-based compensation, income deferral, and golden parachutes in more than
30 acquisitions of publicly and privately held domestic and foreign companies;
Assisting a publicly held multinational pharmaceutical and
life sciences company in structuring multiple joint ventures;
Assisting numerous domestic and foreign developers and
investors with respect to the federal and state tax aspects of U.S. real
estate-related activities; and
Assisting limited liability companies and their owners with
various complex federal and state partnership tax issues.
Eric began his career at the firm as a summer associate in