The tax practice group of Chadbourne is considered one of the most well-known and well-regarded tax practice groups in the United States.
Our tax lawyers are leading practitioners in every aspect of taxation and have held senior positions in the US Treasury, bar associations and the academic community. The group includes a former Deputy International Tax Counsel for the US Treasury, a former head of New York University’s Tax LLM program, a recent Chairman of the New York State Bar Association’s Tax Section, a former tax counsel for Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, present and former faculty members at the New York University and Yale Law Schools and two former attorney-advisers for the US Tax Court.
US and International Transactions
Chadbourne tax lawyers work closely with our clients (and with lawyers throughout the firm in corporate, energy, project finance, private equity, financial products, bankruptcy, trusts and estates and real estate) to ensure the best possible solution to any tax problem. Our tax lawyers have planned, structured, negotiated and implemented numerous high-profile, tax-sensitive US and cross-border M&A transactions and significant international reorganizations. We represent numerous private equity funds and hedge funds and are actively involved in developing new financial products and state-of-the-art international debt and equity financing structures. Chadbourne tax lawyers have created and pioneered innovative, tax-enhanced private equity buyout structures. The tax group’s experience and creativity extends to a broad array of other areas, including, asset based financing and securitizations, global private business and family estate planning, international investment funds, securities offerings, project financings, real estate transactions, solar energy and alternative energy structures and transactions.
Bill Cavanagh specializes in corporate, partnership, private equity and international tax matters. He advises a broad array of U.S. and multinational clients on a wide variety of U.S. and cross-border tax issues. In recent years, he has worked extensively with clients in structuring and...