Richard L. Reinhold

Adjunct Professor of Law (Fall term)
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
230 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-0187
Fax: (607) 255-7193

Megan Olivares
Cornell Law School
249 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Professional Biography

Richard L. Reinhold is senior counsel in Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, New York City, and a member of the firm's Tax Department. Mr. Reinhold's practice includes domestic and international business tax matters relative to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, investment funds, corporate restructurings, and financing transactions. Chambers USA (2018) ranks Mr. Reinhold among the leading individuals practicing Tax Law in New York. He has also been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, Who's Who Legal, Euromoney Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Lawyers, and New York magazine’s "Best Lawyers in New York."

Mr. Reinhold is a former Chair of the New York State Bar Association (Tax Section), a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel, a member of the Board of Advisors of the New York University School of Law International Tax Program, and a member of the Tax Forum and Tax Club. He has lectured and written widely on federal income tax matters.

Mr. Reinhold is admitted to the bar in Florida and New York, and for the United States District Court for the Western District of New York, and the United States Tax Court.


A.B., Cornell University, 1973
J.D., SUNY at Buffalo Law School, 1976