Romina Weiss is a partner in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s New York office and is a member of the Gibson Dunn Tax Practice Group. Ms. Weiss has significant experience in a broad range of corporate and partnership tax matters.
Ms. Weiss is ranked as a leading tax lawyer by Chambers USA, noting her as “very meticulous and detail-oriented,” “smart and practical,” and that she is “very impressive in fund structuring and is able to draw upon strong experience.”
Ms. Weiss has extensive experience advising U.S. and international companies on tax issues arising from complex business transactions. She has been involved in numerous mergers and acquisitions transactions involving both public and private companies, including purchases and sales of portfolio companies by private equity funds. She also spends a significant portion of her time on the organization of private equity funds, including buyout funds, secondary funds and real estate funds, and advising them on their continuing operations, including portfolio investments. Her practice also includes advising clients on the tax aspects of capital-raising activities, such as IPOs, equity derivatives and debt offerings.
Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Ms. Weiss practiced with Troutman Sanders LLP and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. She clerked for Judge Mary Ann Cohen of the United States Tax Court. Ms. Weiss graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1991.
Harvard University - 1991 Juris Doctor
Columbia University - 1988 Bachelor of Arts
New York Bar