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Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

ONE BATTERY PARK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10004-1482, USA
Tel:
Work +212 837 6000
Fax:
Fax +212 422 4726
Web:
https://www.hugheshubbard.com

Andrew H. Braiterman

Tel:
Work +1 (212) 837-6315
Email:
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Career

Education

Harvard Law School, J.D., 1980, magna cum laude
Harvard University, A.B., 1977, magna cum laude


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: Leading lawyers

Andrew Braiterman - Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Within: International tax

The New-York based practice at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP advises clients on the tax aspects of multi-jurisdictional mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, joint ventures, bankruptcies, reorganizations, placement of off-shore investment funds, securitizations and securities offerings. Equipment and aviation finance is another area of strength. Andrew Braiterman acted for Wafra Capital Partners in its acquisition of Oxford Finance, a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies, and assisted the Republic of Paraguay with its first sovereign bond issuance since early 2016. Spencer Harrison is another key partner.

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US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP’s New York tax practice covers M&A, spin-offs, bankruptcy and restructuring, investment fund work, capital markets offerings, as well as equipment and aircraft finance. Employee benefits, trust and estate planning are other areas of activity for the five-partner team. Andrew Braiterman advised Wafra Capital Partners on its acquisition of Oxford Finance, a service firm specializing in the healthcare industry, and also acted for Madison Square Garden in its $181m purchase of a majority stake in TAO Group. Other highlights included advising the Republic of Paraguay on its sovereign bond issuance worth $500m and the legal guidance provided to Smithfield Group concerning Pure Safety’s simultaneous acquisitions of the British safety-equipment producer Guardian Fall Protection and Houston-based Web Devices.

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