Douglas A. Schaaf

Douglas Schaaf is the chair of the Tax Department of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm's Orange County office. He provides tax and business advice relating to complex business transactions and issuance of financial instruments.

Much of his practice involves providing tax advice in cross-border transactions; acquisitions and recapitalizations of corporations; partnership formation and restructuring matters; tax advice concerning the acquisition and disposition of real estate; tax controversy matters at both the state and federal level; and tax aspects of executive compensation arrangements. He has more than 25 years of experience in a broad range of tax matters.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Tax Advisory, 2) Private Equity and 3) Tax Litigation and Controversy
Law School Notre Dame Law School, J.D., 1981
Education St. Norbert College, B.B.A., 1978
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association
Most recent firm Paul Hastings LLP
Relevant Jobs
Intellectual Property Attorney
USA-CA-Redwood City

Intellectual Property Attorney Location: Redwood City   Intellectual Property litigation boutique seeks a California-licensed attorney to assist in analysis of patents, prior art, and practi...

Apply now

Associate Attorney
USA-CA-San Diego

Immediate opening for associate to work with partners in small downtown AV rated law firm. Applicants with 1 to 5 years’ experience to assist with litigation and transactional matters will be consid...

Apply now

Paralegal
USA-CA-San Francisco

Paralegal Duties: Provide support to a large department of law firm. Provide support to multiple professionals. Fielding phone calls from clients and taxing agents for the representatives. Assist in c...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.