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Sullivan & Worcester LLP

ONE POST OFFICE SQUARE, BOSTON, MA 02109, USA
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Work +1 617 338 2800
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Fax +1 617 338 2880
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Christopher Curtis

Tel:
Work (617) 338-2839
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Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Work Department

Tax

Position

Christopher Curtis is a partner in the Tax Department of our Boston office. He has a wide-ranging practice, which has included everything from sophisticated estate planning to multi billion dollar mergers and acquisitions. His primary experience has been in representing family or employee owned businesses and their shareholders in all aspects of federal income, gift and estate taxation. Mr. Curtis also has substantial experience in the taxation of mutual funds and private investment vehicles.

Career

Massachusetts, 1973
U.S. Tax Court
Legal 500 U.S. (2013-2016)
Best Lawyers in America (2010-2018)
Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2006-2012)
Worth Magazine, Top 100 Attorneys (2007)

Member

American Bar Association
Massachusetts Bar Association
Boston Bar Association
Trustee, Cambridge Friends School

Education

LL.M., Taxation, Boston University School of Law, 1976
J.D., Yale Law School, 1973
B.A., cum laude, Harvard College, 1968


United States: Tax

US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Sullivan & Worcester LLP‚Äôs Boston based tax attorneys are ‚Äėvery responsive, knowledgeable and always up-to-date with the latest tax developments‚Äô. The team has a strong focus on REIT mandates, but also advises on estate planning, and domestic and international M&A transactions. Ameek Ashok Ponda¬†acted for Government Properties Income Trust in its merger with Select Income REIT, and is also advising Zayo Group Holdings on its ongoing exploration of conversion to a REIT. Joseph Darby, David Nagle¬†and Christopher Curtis¬†have considerable experience in transactional tax matters, tax planning for corporations and private individuals, and advocacy before federal and state tax authorities. Further, the team assisted American Tower Corporation, Equinix, Iron Mountain and several other large public REITs on REIT conversions, related tax structuring and financing matters.¬†Brian Hammell¬†and Daniel Ryan¬†were promoted to partner in January 2018. Steven Eichel¬†departed to Saul Ewing¬†in May 2018.

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