Christopher Mangin > Vinson & Elkins LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Vinson & Elkins LLP
2200 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE NW
SUITE 500 WEST
WASHINGTON, DC 20037-1701
United States
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Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Chris Mangin is a nationally-recognized authority on real estate investment trust (REIT) taxation, real estate funds, and real estate partnerships.

Chris works with REITs, real estate companies, and private equity sponsors on IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, real estate fund formation, qualified opportunity zone funds, joint ventures, take-private transactions, spin-offs, financings, dispositions, recapitalizations, and issues relating to foreign investment in U.S. real estate under FIRPTA.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

At Vinson & Elkins LLP, the practice excels in large-scale capital markets transactions and structuring public and private REITs. The team has experience advising clients across a variety of asset types and leverages its capacities across finance, corporate and tax to handle cross-border matters. Daniel LeBey  leads the primary Virginia-based team with key contacts Greg Cope in Washington DC, who handles several marquee deals and multi-billion-dollar transactions, and corporate finance expert Chris Green. Counsel Zachary Swartz and Paige Anderson also comprise the core team. Christopher Mangin provides REIT tax specialism and advises on recapitalizations, fund formation and foreign investment issues.