William Whitledge, a partner in and chair of the firm's Tax Practice, specializes in corporate, partnership, foreign and general business taxation. Mr. Whitledge spends a substantial amount of time structuring international and domestic business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, financings, dispositions, reorganizations and other business restructurings, and venture capital investments. He also has extensive experience in structuring collective investment vehicles with tax-exempt, foreign and domestic investors, including RICs, REITs and pension investments from an unrelated business taxable income perspective.
Mr. Whitledge is listed in Best Lawyers and Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
The Legal 500 United States 2015 Recognizes Goodwin Procter in 26 Practice AreasJune 4, 2015
Chambers USA 2015 Recognizes Goodwin Procter in 48 Practice AreasMay 19, 2015
Chambers USA 2014 Recognizes Goodwin Procter in 48 Practice AreasMay 23, 2014
Chambers USA 2013 Recognizes Goodwin Procter in 42 Practice AreasMay 24, 2013
Mr. Whitledge is a member of the Boston Bar Association, the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association and the Tax Section of the American Bar Association.
Proposed Treasury Regulations Could Significantly Impact Tax Deferral in Partnership TransactionsFebruary 3, 2014
Temporary Exclusion for 100% of Gain from Qualified Small Business Stock Extended Through 2011
February 11, 2011
Goodwin Procter Advises Charlesbank on Acquisition of Varsity BrandsDecember 17, 2014
Goodwin Procter Represents Nova Capital in Sale of Portfolio Company to Alpha WireDecember 12, 2014
Goodwin Procter Advises TA Associates Management L.P. on its Majority Investment in Tectum HoldingsAugust 14, 2014
Goodwin Procter Represents Charlesbank in Sale of The Princeton ReviewAugust 11, 2014
Goodwin Represents Moderna Therapeutics in Exclusive Strategic Agreement with Alexion PharmaceuticalsJanuary 15, 2014
Goodwin Advises Moderna Therapeutics in Industry-Leading Transaction with AstraZenecaMarch 26, 2013
Goodwin Procter Advises Charlesbank Capital Partners and Webster Capital in Acquisition of OneStopPlus GroupMarch 7, 2013
Goodwin Procter Represents BroadHop in Pending Sale to Cisco SystemsFebruary 4, 2013
Goodwin Procter Advises Charlesbank Capital Partners on LBO of United Road ServicesJanuary 22, 2013
Goodwin Procter Advises North Bridge Growth Equity on Dynamic Network Services InvestmentNovember 12, 2012
Chambers USA 2012 Recognizes Goodwin Procter in 41 Practice AreasJune 7, 2012
Goodwin Procter Represents Mobilitie in $1.1 Billion Sale of Tower Sites to SBAFebruary 29, 2012
Goodwin Procter Helps Warp Drive Bio Structure “Groundbreaking” Partnership with SanofiJanuary 30, 2012
Goodwin Procter Represents Avila Therapeutics in Merger with Celgene CorporationJanuary 27, 2012