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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10153
United States
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Co-Chair of Weil’s Tax Department and Head of Weil’s Executive Compensation & Benefits practice


Paul Wessel, co-chair of Weil’s Tax Department, heads the Firm’s Executive Compensation & Benefits practice. He focuses his practice on handling executive compensation and employee benefits matters for public and private companies, boards of directors and compensation committees, private equity firms, pension and investment funds. Mr. Wessel regularly counsels clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, spinoffs and other corporate transactions, ESOPs, and bankruptcy and restructuring matters. Mr. Wessel advises on federal tax law, ERISA, labor and employment law, and securities law relating to compensation and benefits matters.