Lorna Wilson is a partner in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Los Angeles office and a member of the firm’s Tax Practice Group. Ms. Wilson’s practice focuses on federal income tax matters, including corporate, limited liability company and partnership tax matters in both the U.S. and international contexts. She has worked on a variety of transactions, including taxable and tax-free mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and reorganizations, joint ventures, investment funds, public and private offerings of stock, debt and derivatives and financing transactions. Ms. Wilson additionally has extensive experience in tax planning for real estate transactions, including advising on investments in real estate by U.S. and non-U.S. investors, including foreign governments, dispositions of real estate, real estate investment trust (REIT) matters and California state and local real estate tax issues, including property and transfer taxes issues.
Ms. Wilson was recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ in Tax Law in 2022 and 2023.
Ms. Wilson received a law degree in 2007 from the University of California, Los Angeles, where she was elected to the Order of the Coif. She graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. degree in English from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2004.
Ms. Wilson is admitted to practice law in the State of California.
University of California - Los Angeles - 2007 Juris Doctor
University of California - Los Angeles - 2004 Bachelor of Arts