Adam Halpern is the Chair of the tax group at Fenwick & West LLP. His practice focuses on the U.S. federal income taxation of international transactions. He advises clients on cross-border company formations, operations and restructurings, as well as general tax planning. He has successfully represented clients in numerous tax controversies, from audit defense to Appeals to litigation.
Adam also has substantial experience representing buyers and sellers in domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, as well as post-acquisition tax integration.
Adam is a frequent speaker at conferences on U.S. international tax, regularly speaking at TEI and PLI, among others. He is a lecturer in law at Stanford Law School, teaching classes in international tax.