Wendy Trahan Salinas is an experienced and versatile tax
attorney who focuses on taxable finance and other complex business
transactions. In her taxable finance practice, Wendy advises borrowers and
lenders on the tax implications of domestic and cross-border financing
transactions. She has extensive experience in representing both public and
privately held companies on transactions including bank credit facilities,
mezzanine financings, derivatives, and project financings. She advises private
equity funds in connection with debt and equity investments and other private
equity transactions. She also advises public companies and lenders on
bankruptcy restructuring transactions.
Wendy is a co-head of V&E’s Women’s Initiative in
the firm’s Dallas office. In this role, she helps foster the career development
and promote the advancement of V&E’s female attorneys. Wendy also co-leads
the firm’s recruiting from the University of Virginia School of Law.