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Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

WORLDWIDE PLAZA, 825 EIGHTH AVENUE, 10019-7475, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 474 1000
Fax:
Fax +1 212 474 3700
Email:
Web:
www.cravath.com
London, NEW YORK

Michael Schler

Tel:
Work +1 (212) 474-1588
Email:
Web:
www.cravath.com/mschler/
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Work Department

Tax

Position

Michael L. Schler is Of Counsel in Cravath’s Tax Department. He retired as a partner in the Firm on December 31, 2014. His practice includes corporate tax, corporate finance (including structured finance and securitizations), mergers and acquisitions and international transactions.


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: International tax

The team at New York-based Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP provides expertise in tax-efficient structures for domestic and international transactions, including mergers, spin-offs, joint ventures, private equity deals and internal restructurings. It is led by Stephen Gordon, who is assisting Barrick Gold in connection with its pending $18.3bn merger with Randgold Resources. In another highlight, Lauren Angelilli provided tax advice to AveXis in connection with its $8.7bn acquisition by Novartis. She is also working with up-and-coming partner Kara Mungovan, advising GKN plc in connection with the £8.1bn unsolicited offer from Melrose Industries to acquire the company. J Leonard Teti II is also advising Novartis, in connection with its pending $2.1bn acquisition of Endocyte. Andrew Needham advised Brookfield Asset Management on its $1.3bn acquisition of TerraForm Global. In Latin American work, Christopher Fargo advised Banco Santander on the $528m sale by its wholly owned subsidiary, Banco Popular Español, of TotalBank to Banco de Crédito e Inversiones. Of counsel Michael Schler is recommended.

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