John Wei > DLA Piper LLP (US) > Boston, United States > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper LLP (US)
BOSTON MA 02110-1447
United States

Work Department





John Wei advises clients on a wide range of federal, state, local, and international tax matters.

Such matters include tax issues related to U.S. and international tax planning, investment fund structuring, insurance company and product taxation, financing transactions, and mergers and acquisitions.


J.D., Yale University; B.S.E., Princeton University

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

Drawing on its sizeable national presence, DLA Piper LLP (US)’s transactional tax team regularly advises on consequential deals for a diverse mix of corporate entities, middle-market private equity firms, and real estate investors. Silicon Valley-based practice co-head Stacy Paz handles a significant volume of M&A transactions, SPACs, and emergent company investments for clients in tech, media, and financial services while in New York, practice co-head Gerald Rokoff is noted for his expertise in financial and insurance products, and is sought out by both asset managers and entertainment industry players for his tax advisory capabilities. Chicago-based Tom Geraghty focuses on fund sponsors and investment advisors. Boston-based associates John Wei and Kurtis Weaver are also recommended.  Afshin Beyzaee  has left the practice, while David Plewa has retired.