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Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

525 WEST MONROE STREET, CHICAGO, IL 60661-3693, USA
Tel:
Work +1 312 902 5200
Fax:
Fax +1 312 902 1061
Email:
Web:
www.kattenlaw.com

Valentina Famparska

Tel:
Work 1.312.902.5451
Email:
Web:
www.kattenlaw.com/Valentina-Famparska
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Work Department

Tax Planning

Position

Valentina Famparska concentrates her practice in the area of federal income taxation, focusing in private equity-backed investments, management compensation, partnerships, real estate investments, and mergers and acquisitions. She works closely with the firm’s Corporate, Financial Services and Real Estate practices.

Valentina is co-author of the article "Use of Restricted Stock as Equity Incentive Compensation," a Business Tax Article for the May 2004 Illinois Law Issue for President and CEO Magazine. Valentina is also a co-author of the book Illinois Limited Liability Company, Forms and Practice Manual (1996) with Katten attorneys Sheldon Banoff, Kenneth Jacobson and Howard Richard.

Prior to graduating from law school in the United States and joining Katten, she practiced law in Bulgaria in the areas of commercial law, corporate law and taxation. She also worked as a legal advisor for the Bulgarian Ministry of Finance, Department of Taxation.

Education

JD, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 1987; JD, Sofia University


United States: Tax

US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP is noted for its ‘depth of experience and knowledge of practice leadership’. The team regularly advises on corporate tax planning and structuring in connection to M&A, spin-offs, private equity matters, REITs and real estate transactions. Saul Rudo is ‘deeply experienced and knowledgeable while being an excellent listener and communicator’; he recently advised Periscope Equity on its investment acquisition in Integrated Behavioral Health. Rudo also regularly advises Sterling Partners on its acquisitions and investment activities. Valentina Famparska, Kenneth Miller and Brandon Hadley in Washington DC are other key contacts. Employee benefits lawyer Kate Saracene joined the New York office in November 2017 from Nixon Peabody LLP, but Austin Lilling left for Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP in August 2018. All named individuals are in Chicago unless noted otherwise.

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