Ira Aghai is a Tax associate in the Washington, D.C. and Houston offices of Shearman & Sterling LLP.

Ira provides tax advice to clients in a variety of industries in connection with mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, financing transactions, joint ventures, and oil and gas transactions. He has a special interest in partnership taxation and the BBA partnership audit rules.  Prior to joining Shearman, Ira was a member of Deloitte’s Washington National Tax Passthroughs Group.

Ira currently serves as the CLE Chair of the ABA Tax Section’s Partnerships & LLCs Committee and the Vice Chair of the D.C. Bar Partnerships and Real Estate Committee. He is also a Co-Chair of Shearman’s Americas Associates Committee.