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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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Martin Hamilton

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Work (212) 969-3964
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Proskauer Rose LLP

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Tax

Position

Martin Hamilton is a partner in the Tax Department. He focuses on mergers and acquisitions, cross-border investments and structured financing arrangements, as well as tax-efficient corporate financing techniques and the tax treatment of complex financial products. He has experience with public and private cross-border mergers, acquisitions, offerings and financings, and has advised numerous clients, including private equity funds, commercial and investment banks, insurance companies and multinational industrials.


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: International tax

At the ‘responsive and extremely knowledgeableProskauer 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’s 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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US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Proskauer Rose LLP’s ‘first-rate’ tax team is ‘extremely responsive, proactive, efficient and user-friendly’. Clients appreciate the lawyers’ ‘superior technical knowledge’, as well as their private equity and M&A expertise. Other areas of activity include capital markets, REITs, the financing of sports teams, healthcare, fund formation and advice to tax-exempt entities. Martin Hamilton and Stuart Rosow assisted Spanish healthcare company Grifols with several transactions, including the $6.3bn financing used to acquire the NAT blood donor screening unit from Hologic. David Miller, who is ‘top of the field in the financial instruments area’, advised Waypoint Capital, an investor in SimpliVity, on Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s $650m acquisition of SimpliVity. The ‘invaluableAmanda Nussbaum, who ‘looks out for the client’s needs during negotiations’, advised Church & Dwight on its $1bn acquisition of Water Pik, while ‘careful, methodical thinker’ Anne Kim advised on the $4bn acquisition of American Capital by client Ares Management. Malcolm Hochenberg made partner at the beginning of 2018. All mentioned practitioners, except Kim in Los Angeles, are based in New York.

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