David W. Mayo - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

David W. Mayo

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

A partner in the Tax Department, David Mayo focuses his practice on corporate and partnership taxation, taxable and tax-free mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and cross-border transactions.

Additional Information

  • A consortium of private equity funds in the acquisition of U.S. and Canada homebuilding operations of Taylor Wimpey plc;
  • Kohlberg and Company in its acquisition and subsequent public offering of Bauer Performance Sports;
  • KPS Capital Partners in raising its $1.2 billion Fund III and $1.0 billion Fund III Supplemental;
  • The Bondholders of CIT Group Inc. in CIT Group's prepackaged bankruptcy;
  • Religáre Enterprises Limited in its acquisition of a majority stake in the management company of Northgate Capital and Landmark Partners; and
  • The Management Team of R3 Capital Partners in their spin out from Lehman Brothers and subsequent acquisition by BlackRock.
  • David is a member of the Executive Committee of the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association, and is a past president of the New York City Tax Club.

    University of WisconsinBBA 1984Harvard Law SchoolJ.D. 1987

    Client Comments

    "David Mayo is a trusted tax advisor to our fund in the area of fund and deal structuring. We value his strong tax technical knowledge, ability to communicate complex issues, and solutions oriented approach. I can give David my best recommendation."

    Office Location

    1285 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY 10019-6064
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Tax Law