Robert Fisher > O'Melveny & Myers LLP > Silicon Valley, United States > Lawyer Profile

O'Melveny & Myers LLP
2765 SAND HILL ROAD
MENLO PARK, CA 94025-7019
CALIFORNIA
United States

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Bob Fisher focuses his practice on the tax aspects of corporate transactions. He has extensive experience advising, structuring, and implementing tax sensitive acquisitions and dispositions, including taxable and tax-free mergers and stock and asset transactions. He regularly works with some of the world’s most innovative public and private technology companies on domestic and cross-border deals. With over 20 years of experience, Bob has provided strategic, cutting edge tax advice on deals ranging from early stage venture capital financings to multi-billion dollar cross-border transactions.

Education

  • University of California at Los Angeles, J.D., 1998: Order of the Coif
  • Brigham Young University, B.S., 1995: magna cum laude

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

Leveraging both its bicoastal presence and depth of expertise within California, O’Melveny & Myers LLP handles a diverse cross-section of work for an equally varied clientele. Led from Newport by executive compensation and benefits specialist Jeffrey Walbridge , the team is routinely engaged by blue-chip entities from the worlds of tech, consumer goods, retail, and financial services. In the Century City office, Robert Blashek is equally fluent in middle-market private equity and entertainment matters, advising some of the biggest names in the industry on acquisitions, financings, and restructurings. The Los Angeles-based Luc Moritz is highly regarded for his capabilities in cross-border investments and financings, especially those related to inbound investments from Asia. Silicon Valley-based Robert Fisher works with public and private tech companies at every stage, ranging from venture capital financings to big-ticket cross-border deals. In New York, Alexander Roberts works with a broad spectrum of clients on structuring and financing matters in the energy sector, including wind, solar, and other clean energy projects and assets. Also in New York, Alexander Anderson is a key port of call for various banks, investment funds, and high-profile corporations, while Arthur Hazlitt is recommended for his capabilities in energy transaction tax structuring.