Joseph M. Kronsnoble > Latham & Watkins LLP > Chicago, United States > Lawyer Profile

Latham & Watkins LLP
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CHICAGO IL 60611
United States

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Joseph Kronsnoble has practiced law with the firm since 1991. Mr. Kronsnoble represents public and privately owned companies and buy-out firms in connection with tax-free and taxable mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, spin-offs and other transactions, including cross-border investments, dispositions and combinations. He also advises US and foreign debtors and creditors in bankruptcy reorganizations and debt restructurings outside of bankruptcy. In addition, Mr. Kronsnoble represents US and foreign issuers and underwriters in stock and debt offerings, securitizations and other issuances of financial instruments.

Position

Tax Partner

Career

http://www.lw.com/people/josephmkronsnoble

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

The tax practice at Latham & Watkins LLP has developed a reputation for its expertise in private equity deals, and is often involved in large M&A and capital markets transactions. Of late, Jiyeon Lee-Lim and Matthew Dewitz acted for Spotify in relation to the cross-border tax analysis leading up to its IPO and listing on the NYSE valued at $26.5bn. ‘Highly regarded expert‘ David Raab is acting for The Carlyle Group in relation to its €10.1bn acquisition of AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business. In Chicago, chair of transactional tax Joseph M. Kronsnoble handled a number of significant acquisitions on behalf of Leonard Green & Partners, such as the purchase of majority stake in MDVIP, CPA Global and Troon Golf. Looking west, San-Francisco-based Kirt Switzer structured the merger between client IXYS Corporation and Littelfuse as a tax-free reorganisation, and ‘outstanding specialistsSamuel Weiner and Pardis Zamorodi are contacts in the Los Angeles office. Other key figures include Chicago-based Diana S. Doyle, and Washington DC-based Andrea A. Ramezan-Jackson and counsel Kimberly Eney, the latter of whom joined from Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. All named individuals are based in New York unless specified.