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 2001.