March 21, 2012
Weil, Gotshal & Manges is well known for its prowess in corporate and M&A transactions, and offers equally strong tax advice to cover questions arising out of such deals. Its work is mostly global in scale, with noted European teams in the UK, Poland and Germany. The Firm's tax offering is broadly spread, with experts in capital markets, fund formation, private equity and executive compensation, and employee benefits-related tax. Sources say: "Innovative, independent and knowledgeable about structuring." Notable practitioners are Tobias Geerling in Germany and Stéphane Chaouat in France.