YK News|William Funk Joins YK LAW as Counsel

September 7, 2020

YK LAW LLP has announced that William Funk has joined the firm as Of Counsel and Head of its Tax Practice.

Mr. Funk practices principally in the area of taxation, with emphasis on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint venture transactions, private and public investment vehicles, transfers of intellectual property, equity compensation, post-Wayfair sales tax planning, disclosure programs, and tax controversies.

Mr. Funk has extensive experience in transactions between China and the U.S. In addition to China and the U.S., Mr. Funk has also structured transactions in the following jurisdictions by collaborating with local counsel and local accounting firms: Belgium, Canada, Colombia, France, India, Israel, Italy, Poland, Spain, Uruguay, the UK, and other countries. Mr. Funk is also very familiar with offshore corporate structures.

“We are very pleased to welcome William to our team in New York,” said Jesse Weiner, managing partner of YK Law. “His expertise will complete our services for international and domestic transactions. Yingke Law Firm in Chin, and other international affiliates of our firm all have very strong tax practice. William will work together with them to build a global tax practice and our team will be ready to advise and structure the most complicated transactions.”

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