My previous in-house corporate tax experience helps me understand each client’s goals and challenges from their perspective and enables me to design tailored strategies that can be implemented effectively at the company level to maximize their tax savings.
Cindy Pridgen assists domestic and international companies, small businesses and high-net-worth individuals with a wide variety of tax and governance matters, including maximizing tax efficiency in commercial and private equity transactions, entity structuring, tax planning, resolving federal and state tax controversies and advising on day-to-day tax and business issues. She helps clients across a number of industries, ranging from real estate and energy to healthcare, construction and many more.
A licensed CPA, Cindy brings nearly a decade of in-house corporate tax experience to her private legal practice, including previous roles as a tax professional for two global energy companies and a large real estate development, investment and management firm. She handled a broad range of corporate tax matters, including assisting with financial statement preparation, implementing new tax policies, analyzing tax issues related to commercial transactions and serving as the point of contact for federal, state and local tax audits.
Cindy currently serves as Co-Chair of Gray Reed's Houston Women's Forum, a group comprised of the office’s female attorneys who are dedicated to the empowerment and growth of women, personally and professionally.