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Bracewell LLP

1251 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, 49TH FLOOR, NEW YORK, NY 10020-1100, USA
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Work +1 212 508 6100
Fax:
Fax +1 212 508 6101
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Web:
www.bracewell.com

Elizabeth McGinley

Tel:
Work +1.212.508.6173
Email:
Web:
www.bracewell.com/people/elizabeth-l-mcginley
Bracewell LLP

Work Department

Tax

Position

Elizabeth McGinley is the head of the firm's tax practice. She represents a variety of clients in the oil and gas and electric power industries, including private equity firms investing in oil and gas exploration, production and infrastructure. Her experience includes complex debt and equity financing, joint ventures and project finance, as well as experience with volumetric production payment (VPP) transactions. In addition, Elizabeth has experience in partnership and corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions and spin-off transactions.

Education

LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1999; J.D., New York University School of Law, 1996; B.S., Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Beta Kappa, Lehigh University, 1990


United States: Tax

US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Bracewell LLP’s ‘outstanding’ tax practice advises on MLPs, private investment funds and corporate M&A, particularly for clients in the energy, technology and finance sectors. Elizabeth McGinley is ‘a remarkable tax attorney and her knowledge is second to none’; she and Michele Alexander served as tax counsel to Pembina Pipeline Corporation in relation to its acquisition of Veresen in a combined cash and stock transaction for approximately C$9.7bn. Alexander also advised The Carlyle Group and CVC Capital Partners Fund VI on the debt financing aspects of Neptune Energy Group’s acquisition of a majority stake in ENGIE E&P International for $3.9bn. Also recommended are Houston-based Todd Greenwalt, newly promoted partner Brian Teaff and managing partner Gregory Bopp. James Plummer left for Norton Rose Fulbright in April 2018.

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