Darryl Steinberg

Managing Director, Head of RWI


  • State University of New York at Binghamton
    B.S., Accounting
  • George Washington University Law School
  • New York University School of Law
    L.L.M., Taxation

Professional Affiliations

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • New York State Bar Association

Darryl is a Managing Director at Leo Berwick and leads the RWI Advisory Practice.

Prior to joining Leo Berwick, Darryl was the Head of Global Tax at Hudson River Trading, an algorithmic high-frequency trading company based in New York.  Prior to Hudson River Trading, Darryl was Head of the Transactional Tax Practice at FTI Consulting, providing tax due diligence, M&A tax structuring and tax modeling advice as well as general tax advisory services to companies in a wide range of industries.   Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Darryl was Head of Global Tax Counsel at Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc., responsible for all aspects of the company’s global tax planning initiatives.  Prior to Lehman Brothers, Mr. Steinberg worked at Merrill Lynch & Co. as a Senior Tax Attorney, both in New York and London, where he was responsible for providing tax advisory and planning services to Merrill’s business units and Corporate Finance division. Darryl started his tax career at Deloitte, based in New York, as a member of the firm’s Private Equity/Investment Management US tax group.

Darryl moonlights as an Adjunct Tax Professor at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business for the past 20 years, teaching a variety of graduate-level tax courses. Darryl is also a frequent speaker at various industry, university-academic, legal and other tax-related engagements.