Adam Halpern’s practice focuses on the U.S. federal income taxation of international transactions. He has broad experience advising companies on the taxation of cross-border operations, acquisitions, dispositions, and restructurings. He has successfully represented clients in federal tax controversies at all levels, including litigation in the Tax Court and the Court of Federal Claims.
Adam is a lecturer in law at Stanford Law School and is the 2013 Distinguished Adjunct Professor at Golden Gate University's Masters in Taxation program. He is a frequent speaker at conferences on U.S. international income tax, having spoken before the Tax Executives Institute, the Pacific Rim Tax Institute, and Bloomberg/BNA, among others. He is a member in good standing of the State Bar of California and the American Bar Association Section of Taxation.
Adam was recently recognized by Chambers USA as an “Up and Coming” lawyer and a rising star in the tax space.