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Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
ONE BATTERY PARK PLAZA
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10004-1482
NEW YORK
United States
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United States > Tax > International tax

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Andrew BraitermanHughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Based in New York, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP advises on tax-related matters concerning international M&A, spinoffs, and off-shore investment funds. The team has sector-specific expertise in the life sciences, media, and entertainment industries. Practice chair Andrew Braiterman covers tax aspects of M&A, hedge funds, and private equity funds. Alan Kravitz deals with tax matters related to aviation and equipment finance, while Jerry Harrison advises on international tax planning projects. Cross-border M&A tax expert Ruben Diaz was promoted to managing partner of the Miami office in March 2021. Employment tax specialist Charles Wachsstock joined from Arnold & Porter in May 2021.

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP is recommended for its capabilities in the equipment and aviation finance space, where Alan Kravitz routinely works with high-profile clients on high-value mergers, asset sales, securitizations, and IPOs. The team also possesses sector-specific expertise in life sciences, technology, media, and financial services. Practice head Andrew Braiterman is noted for his experience in financial products and equipment leasing matters, while Spencer Harrison is a key port of call for the firm’s not-for-profit clientele. Executive compensation specialist Charles Wachsstock joined the practice from Arnold & Porter in May 2021, while Erin DeCecchis and Justin Cohen are also noted. All named lawyers are based in New York.