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Kirkland & Ellis LLP

300 NORTH LASALLE, CHICAGO, IL 60654, USA
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Work +1 312 862 2000
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Lee Morlock

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Work +1 312-862-2734
Email:
Web:
www.kirkland.com
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Position

Lee Morlock focuses his practice on international tax planning and transactional matters. He advises Fortune 500 and Global 500 companies on the structuring of cross-border operations, including implementing strategic restructuring transactions and post-acquisition integration, and cross-border financing activities. Lee also regularly represents private equity firms and U.S. and non-U.S. corporations in acquisitions, divestitures and other M&A transactions. He has significant experience representing fund sponsors and investors in structuring cross-border funds, real estate, infrastructure and other private equity investments.

Education

Harvard Law School, J.D., magna cum laude; Associate Editor, Harvard International Law Journal; McGill University, B.Com., Dean's Honour List.


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: Next Generation Partners

Lee Morlock - Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Within: International tax

New York-based Dean Shulman and Chicago’s Mike Carew are key names in Kirkland & Ellis LLP's practice. Shulman recently advised Spectrum Brands Holdings, a global consumer products company, on the sale of its Global Consumer Battery Business to Energizer Holdings for $2bn. Carew has been advising Apax Partners on its acquisition of a controlling stake in Healthium MedTech Private Limited, a leading India-based medical devices company. Todd Maynes continues to advise Tronox Limited on the tax aspects of the acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Cristal, a privately held global chemical and mining company, valued at $2.2bn.  Lee Morlock is recommended. Maynes and Morlock are both based in Chicago.

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