Tara L. Rhoades is a tax partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She has extensive experience leading some of the world’s largest corporations and private equity firms on the tax aspects of their complex business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, reorganizations, and spin-offs, both domestic and cross-border. Tara also advises clients on the tax aspects of securities issuances, debt instruments, and various capital markets transactions. Tara was recognized by the New York State Unified Court System for her distinguished service and outstanding contributions to Access to Justice.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015New York


  • Yale Law SchoolJ.D.2014
    Projects Editor, The Yale Law Journal
  • University of DelawareB.A., Philosophymagna cum laude, Honors, with Distinction2010
  • University of DelawareB.S., Biochemistrymagna cum laude, Honors2010