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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

ONE NEW YORK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NY 10004, USA
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Work +1 212 859 8000
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Fax +1 212 859 4000
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www.friedfrank.com
Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

David Shapiro

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Work 212-859-8039
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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Tax

Position

Mr. Shapiro is a tax partner and co-chair of the Firm’s Tax Department. His practice spans numerous types of tax issues, including in the areas of fund formation and mergers and acquisitions. He regularly represents leading fund sponsors in fund formation, including funds and funds-of-funds with a focus on equity, mezzanine debt, senior loans, distressed debt and real estate, and also focuses on M&A and other corporate transactions, frequently for fund clients. Mr. Shapiro has also regularly represented public and private companies in a variety of domestic and cross-border transactions, as well as in public and private debt and equity financing transactions. Clients include Bain, BlackRock, Brookfield, Fortress Investment Group, Goldman Sachs & Co., KKR, HPS Investment Partners, and Neuberger Berman, among others.

Career

Mr. Shapiro joined the Firm in 1992 and became a partner in 2000.

Education

Mr. Shapiro received his JD from Columbia University School of Law in 1992, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and a member of the Law Review. He received his AB, magna cum laude and with distinction in all subjects, from Cornell University in 1989.


United States: Tax

US taxes: non-contentious

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