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Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

787 SEVENTH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10019, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 728 8000
Fax:
Fax +1 212 728 8111
Email:
Web:
www.willkie.com

Christopher Peters

Tel:
Work 212 728 8868
Email:
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Work Department

Tax

Position

Please see http://www.willkie.com/professionals/p/peters-christopher-j


United States: Tax

US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Recommended for its ‚Äėability to jump on basic and complex tax matters in a way that clients understand‚Äô,¬†Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP¬†handles private equity and fund formation, restructuring and mid-market M&A, and has a strong presence in the insurance and private equity sectors. Among its recent highlights, the team advised¬†Assurant on its deal to acquire The Warranty Group for $2.5bn, and also acted for Morgan Stanley Investment Management in its agreement to acquire a commercial real estate credit platform with over $5bn in gross assets under management. Key contacts include Christopher Peters¬†for M&A and¬†Hillel Jacobson¬†for private equity. Federal taxation lawyer Robert Jacobson¬†in Houston is ‚Äėa¬†great tax partner - he does not complicate what are often complicated issues‚Äô. Anthony Carbone¬†left for Morrison & Foerster LLP¬†in June 2018. All partners are based in New York unless stated otherwise.

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