Mountain View, CA (September 27, 2012) – Fenwick & West was named Americas M&A Tax Firm of the Year for 2012 by International Tax Review. This year’s awards ceremony took place at the Essex House hotel in New York City. Awards are presented annually to firms that have shown innovation and ingenuity in their work for clients in North and South America. The winners and runners-up will be featured in the November issue of International Tax Review.
“We are honored to receive this significant industry recognition,” said David Forst, chair of Fenwick’s Tax Group. “I’m fortunate to work alongside a talented and innovative team of tax lawyers and to have worked on such interesting and large transactions this year.”
Earlier this year, International Tax Review recognized Fenwick as one of only two U.S. law firms in the first tier of both its World’s Leading Tax Planning Firms and World’s Leading Transactional Firms guides.
About the Fenwick & West Tax Group
Fenwick & West has achieved a reputation as having one of the nation's leading domestic and international tax practices. The Tax Group's dynamic and sophisticated practice stems from a client base that is represented in every geographic region of the United States, as well as a number of foreign countries. Fenwick’s tax attorneys handle high-stakes transactional work,as well as advising on joint ventures and complex transfer pricing matters.