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Portrait of Patrick Sharma
in Los Angeles
1333 2nd Street
Suite 400
Santa Monica, CA 90401

What I do:
I help companies and individuals navigate the wonderful world of US tax law.

Why Cooley:

Cooley counsels some of the world’s most innovative companies from the very earliest stages through maturity.

What my clients value:
First-class technical expertise combined with practical insights into how the law will affect their businesses.


Cooking, traveling, running, lounging on the beach, flatwater sprint canoeing, and hanging with my wife and our two boys.

Great reads:
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Crashed by Adam Tooze, and Robert McNamara’s Other War by yours truly.

I root for:
Manchester United! And my clients, of course.