Valentin Riazanov is an associate in Latham & Watkins' Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Riazanov has advised private equity firms and public and private companies on a variety of domestic and international tax matters. His practice focuses primarily on the tax consequences of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, restructurings, private equity investments, distributions and financing transactions.
Mr. Riazanov received his JD from the Georgetown University Law Center. He was the recipient of the Nelson T. Hartson Memorial Award in 2013. While in law school, he served as a teaching assistant in the Taxation LLM program.