Ryan Reneau and Daizia Williams join San Antonio Chamberlain Hrdlicka Office
S. Ryan Renau and Daizia Williams recently joined the San Antonio office of Chamberlain Hrdlicka in the Tax practice, continuing the firm’s growth in Texas.
Opened in 2011, Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s San Antonio office has experienced significant growth in recent years. Since January 2016, the firm has tripled its footprint in San Antonio, growing from five to fifteen attorneys who focus on alternative dispute resolution & mediation, appellate & commercial litigation, ERISA & employee benefits, estate planning, fiduciary litigation, international tax, Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) audits & investigations, tax-exempt organizations, tax planning and business transactions, tax controversy, and white-collar crimes. To accommodate this growth and in anticipation of future needs, two years ago Chamberlain Hrdlicka completed the renovation and expansion of its offices at the Weston Centre, 112 East Pecan Street, in downtown San Antonio.
Reneau joined Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s tax practice as senior counsel. He focuses his practice on international tax planning, corporate structure optimization, and transaction efficiency, with a holistic approach that balances immediate cash tax consequences, financial statement implications, and long-term positioning for the future. He has more than 10 years of experience counseling a broad range of publicly traded and privately owned clients as both an external advisor and in-house team member. Reneau is also a Certified Public Accountant and Charted Financial Analyst charter holder. Prior to joining Chamberlain Hrdlicka, he worked as a senior manager within the tax group of a multinational corporation leading the tax accounting and quantitative analysis functions. He has also worked with a Big Four accounting firm in the international tax services practice.
Renau has graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, summa cum laude, from Texas State University - San Marcos. He has earned his law degree at Baylor Law School, where he was a member of the Law Review, and a master of laws degree in Taxation from the New York University School of Law. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas – Tax Section.
Williams joined Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s tax practice as an associate. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as a law clerk to the Honorable Kathleen Kerrigan of the U.S. Tax Court in Washington, D.C. She has also worked as an intern for the Honorable Juan F. Vasquez of the U.S. Tax Court and as an extern for the Department of Justice Tax Division's Appellate Section in Washington, D.C. While in law school, she’s also worked as an intern for a solo practitioner tax attorney.
Willliams graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She earned her law degree from the University of Houston Law Center and the master of laws degree in Taxation, with honors, form Georgetown University Law Center. She is a member of the San Antonio Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas – Tax Section, and the American Bar Association – Tax Section.