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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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Brian Hammell

Tel:
Work (617) 338-2462
Email:
Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Work Department

Tax

Position

Brian E. Hammell is a partner in the Tax Group of our Boston office. Mr. Hammell has experience advising publicly traded and closely held business entities, including REITs, in multiple areas, including issues related to mergers and acquisitions, business reorganizations, secured lending, debtor and creditor rights, and other commercial transactions and disputes.

Career

Massachusetts, 2006
U.S. Tax Court

Member

Executive Advisory Board Member, Notre Dame Law Association
Boston Bar Association
Notre Dame Club of Boston 

Education

LL.M., Taxation, Boston University School of Law, 2013
J.D., Notre Dame Law School, 2006
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 2003


United States: Tax

US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Sullivan & Worcester LLP’s Boston based tax attorneys are ‘very responsive, knowledgeable and always up-to-date with the latest tax developments’. 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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