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Samuel Greenberg

Samuel Greenberg

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




Sam Greenberg is a tax attorney in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. His practice focuses on the taxation of domestic and international transactions. Greenberg has been named a “Rising Star” by Southern California Super Lawyers magazine every year since 2013. His experience includes:
  • Advising clients on tax issues related to mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, financings, bankruptcy and insolvency restructurings, including debtor and creditor tax considerations, loss preservation and cancellation of debt issues
  • Structuring and implementing complex formation transactions for both master limited partnerships and real estate investment trusts
  • Counseling clients in tax-free reorganizations and split-offs
  • Representing investment banks and issuers in a variety of debt and equity offerings
In addition to his legal practice, Greenberg serves on the executive committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Tax Section. Greenberg also teaches Partnership Tax at USC and Income Tax Timing at Loyola Law School as an adjunct professor. He has written extensively on a variety of tax law issues.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 16, 2018
Re: Edward Kleinbard

Edward Kleinbard was quoted about the benefits of the new federal tax plan for independent contractors. “Every Uber driver, as far as I can see, gets a benefit,” said Kleinbard.

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Edward Kleinbard
November, 2017

Edward Kleinbard wrote an op-ed, "Beware the Fine Print — a GOP Tax Cut for Small Businesses is More Like a Giveaway for the Rich", posted to The Los Angeles Times on November 13, 2017.

Gillian Hadfield
November, 2017

Gillian Hadfield's paper, "Privatizing Law: Is Rule of Law an Equilibrium Without Private Ordering?," was recently listed on SSRN's Top Ten download list for seven eJournals/topics.

Rebecca Brown
November, 2017

Rebecca Brown attained SSRN's designation as being in the top 10% of Authors on SSRN by all-time downloads.