Christian N. Weiler

Mr. Weiler’s practice includes all areas of tax law, estate and business planning, with an emphasis in tax controversy and tax litigation matters. He is a board certified tax law specialist certified by the Louisiana board of legal specialization.

Mr. Weiler represents taxpayers before various Federal and State Courts in south Louisiana, he routinely handles IRS audits and Appeals, ERISA and pension matters, state and local tax matters, and tax collection matters. Mr. Weiler also handles transactional matters, including business formation, tax planning, and he advises clients on all aspects of estate planning, including wills, trusts and estate administration matters. He advises charitable and other non-profit organizations on issues of formation, application for exemption to the IRS and other compliance issues. Mr. Weiler also has experience in defending tax professionals before the IRS Office of Professional Responsibility in Washington, D.C.

Honors & Affiliations: 

Mr. Weiler is a co-author of Louisiana Limited Liability Company Forms and Practice Manual, 4th and 5th Editions, and written articles such as The Low-Profit Limited Liability Company has Arrived in Louisiana, Louisiana Bar Journal, Vol. 59, No.2 (2011) and the World Trade Center Guide to Doing Business in Louisiana.

Mr. Weiler volunteers with several charitable and civic organizations, including Greater New Orleans Chapter of Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, Children’s Neuromuscular Foundation of Louisiana, Louise T. Fein Memorial Foundation, River Heritage Foundation, LSU Foundation and Boys Hope Girls Hope of Greater New Orleans.

Mr. Weiler is also an active member of the ABA Section of Taxation and LSBA Tax Section.

New Orleans & Covington Offices

cweiler@wrtaxlaw.com

504-524-2944

 

Practice Areas:

Bar Admissions:

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Eastern District of L.A.
  • Middle District of L.A.
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Education:

  • Southern Methodist University, LL.M. (taxation)
  • Loyola University, J.D.
  • Louisiana State University, B.S. (accounting)