Michael Kliegman Esq.

Senior Counsel
Mr. Kliegman joined Akin Gump after a long career as a partner in the New York Mergers & Acquisitions group at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he specialized in due diligence, structuring business acquisitions and reorganizations. He  He also serves as an Adjunct Professor at Fordham University. He is also the Tax Committee Chair, Business Law Section of the American Bar Association. Michael has also served as an Adjunct Professor at New Your Law School. Prior to joining PWC, Michael was an attorney with Lane & Edson, as well as an attorney with the Internal Revenue Service’s Corporate Reorganization Branch.

LL.M. (Taxation), Georgetown University Law Center
J.D., Boston University School of Law
A.B., University of Pennsylvania

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
774 T.M., Single Entity Reorganizations: Recapitalizations and F Reorganizations (author)

Michael Kliegman is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Corporate Taxation Advisory Board.