Patrick Padon

Managing Director

Patrick Padon has over 38 years of experience providing tax planning and compliance services with a focus on high net worth families and upstream energy companies. He has been involved in a wide variety of family and privately held entities.

Pat has participated in the formation, operation and disposition of upstream energy businesses many funded by private equity sponsors. He has worked with management groups receiving private equity investments. Pat has contributed in the acquisition and deposition of energy assets, and has been deeply involved with the use of partnerships in the upstream energy business. His clients range from small independents to regional E&P firms involved in the shale, domestic onshore, and state and federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico.

Pat has participated in complex family estate and income tax planning across multiple generations of clients, as well as real estate and other general income tax matters.

Before joining Andersen Tax, Pat built a tax firm, Patrick B. Padon & Co. He’s been very fortunate to work with some great families and companies. Before forming his firm, Pat was at Arthur Andersen.