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Ron Scharnberg's practice focuses on advising clients on a wide range of federal tax matters, with particular emphasis on the federal tax planning and structuring of domestic and cross-border/international mergers and acquisitions, tax-free reorganizations, spin-offs and divestitures, joint ventures and partnerships, restructurings, financial instruments, financing transactions, litigation funding, and equity and debt offerings. He is also involved in federal and cross-border/international tax planning and structuring for publicly traded and privately held companies in connection with their business activities and operations and private equity funds and their portfolio companies in connection with their formations, investment activities and platforms, joint ventures and partnerships, and operations.


  • University of Texas School of Law, 2006, J.D., High Honors, Order of the Coif, Chancellors, Staff Member of Texas Law Review
  • Texas A&M University, 2003, B.B.A., Finance, magna cum laude

  • Texas

  • Houston Bar Association, Tax Section
  • International Fiscal Association (IFA) USA
  • Board of Directors of the Texas Federal Tax Institute

Récompenses et distinctions

  • Named an "LMG Rising Star" in Tax by Euromoney PLC (2016)
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Tax Law, 2019-2023
  • Recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer, Rising Star (2010, 2017-2021)