Willys H. Schneider

Willys Schneider

Senior Counsel

Willys H. Schneider has a broad-based practice, covering tax issues relating to mergers and acquisitions; structured finance and securitization, including REMICs; formation and operation of REITs, partnerships, and limited liability companies; formation of private equity funds; and cross-border transactions. Ms. Schneider also advises a number of charitable and other tax exempt institutions.

Ms. Schneider attended Columbia Law School, where she was an Articles Editor for the Columbia Law Review and a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.

Ms. Schneider is proficient in French and German.

Perspectives

Tax Reform Implications for the Real Estate Industry
Arnold & Porter, San Francisco, CA
Overview of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
Advisory
The IRS Re-Publishes Proposed Regulations on the New Partnership Audit Regime
Advisory
House Leadership Corporate Tax Reform Plan: Destination-Based Cash-Flow Tax With a Border Adjustment
Advisory
Equity and Investment Panel
Airline Economics Growth Frontiers Conference, Dublin, Ireland
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Recognition

Best Lawyers
Tax Law (2010-2018)

Credentials

Education
  • JD, Columbia Law School, 1977, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • AB, Princeton University, 1974, cum laude
Admissions
  • New York
Clerkships
  • US District Court, Eastern District of New York, The Honorable Jack B. Weinstein
Activities
  • Member, Board of Directors International Tax Institute and Poets & Writers
  • Member, Executive Committee, Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
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