Coblentz Strengthens Tax Practice with the Addition of Nick Gerlach

San Francisco (June 21, 2023) – San Francisco-based law firm Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass LLP is pleased to welcome Nick Gerlach to the firm’s partnership.

Nick handles federal, international, and state tax matters for corporations, partnerships, and individuals. He advises clients on the tax aspects of a wide range of business transactions, including structuring tax-efficient mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, divestitures, and other restructurings for corporations, partnerships and other pass-through entities. He also focuses on drafting and negotiating agreements related to all phases of a company’s operations, including formation, acquisition, financing and restructuring.

“Our merger and acquisitions tax practice has been in a strong growth mode and Nick’s practice perfectly complements our tax and corporate practices,” said Jeffry Bernstein, leader of Coblentz’s tax practice. “Nick is an outstanding addition to our team and we are thrilled to welcome him to the firm.”

“I’m excited to be part of Coblentz and I look forward to collaborating with the team and helping shape and build the firm’s highly regarded tax and corporate practices,” said Nick Gerlach.

Nick joins Coblentz’s Tax practice from DLA Piper. His experience also includes working at Deloitte Tax and PricewaterhouseCoopers.