Ranked InNew York
Tax (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Handles tax aspects of a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, US and non-US financial instruments, leveraged buyouts, private equity investments, cross-border financial transactions, debt restructurings, asset-based financings, derivatives and tax controversies. Has advised investment banks, corporations, and investment partnerships in structuring of acquisitions, financings and refinancings. Has helped develop financial products such as tracking stock, 100 year debt, trust preferred securities, and financial institution regulatory capital products. Has worked with real estate investment trusts, including development of the first timber REIT.
Career: JD, Columbia University, 1979; AB, Princeton University, 1976 (summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa).