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Proskauer Rose LLP

11 TIMES SQUARE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036-8299, USA
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Work +1 212 969 3000
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Fax +1 212 969 2900
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www.proskauer.com

Ira Bogner

Tel:
Work (212) 969-3947
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Proskauer Rose LLP

Work Department

Tax, Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation

Position

Ira Bogner is chair of the firm’s Tax Department and a member of the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group. Ira provides guidance to clients on a wide variety of matters in the areas of employee benefits and executive compensation, including the investment of plan assets, employee benefit issues in mergers and acquisitions, and structuring, analyzing and maintaining investment funds that are suitable for plan investors. In addition, Ira actively represents individual executives in executive compensation matters with respect to the tax, securities law disclosure, corporate governance, stock exchange and other requirements relevant to such arrangements.


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: International tax

At the ‚Äėresponsive and extremely knowledgeable‚Äô Proskauer Rose LLP, Stuart Rosow and Martin Hamilton advised Barcelona-based global healthcare company Grifols on a number of transactions, including the $1.85bn acquisition of the blood screening business of Hologic and the acquisition of a 44% interest in GigaGen. Another recent highlight was assisting AccorHotels in its agreement with Brazil Hospitality Group (BHG) and its shareholders in which the client will take over the management of 26 hotels currently owned or managed by BHG. Ares Management and Pacific Exploration & Production are other notable clients. Tax department chair Ira Bogner and David Miller are other key contacts. Malcolm Hochenberg and Boston‚Äôs Brian Huber were promoted respectively to partner and senior counsel in November 2017. Attorneys mentioned are based in New York unless otherwise indicated.

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