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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

767 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153, USA
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Kimberly Blanchard

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Career

Kimberly Blanchard's practice encompasses a variety of international transactions involving M&A, private equity and joint ventures. She has lectured and published on topics ranging from international tax planning for U.S. businesses to the special tax issues facing foreign persons, pension plans and other exempt investors who invest in U.S. private equity partnerships and real estate. She is immediate past President of the International Tax Institute and a former Chair of the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association.

Education

Dartmouth College (BA, 1976); University of Wisconsin (MS, 1978); New York University School of Law (JD, 1981).


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: Leading lawyers

Kimberly Blanchard - Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Within: International tax

The team at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has a focus on corporate M&A and restructuring, as well as large private equity deals. It also handles bankruptcy tax matters. Heitner and Chayim Neubort advised Sanofi on the tax aspects of its $11.6bn acquisition of Bioverativ Inc. Elsewhere, Kimberly Blanchard advised Antin Infrastructure Partners on its acquisition of FirstLight Fiber from Oak Hill Capital Partners. Stuart Goldring, active in the TMT area, advised Westinghouse Electric on its sale to Brookfield Business Partners LP for $4.6bn. Mark Schwed acted for Paycor in its sale to Apax Partners. All named attorneys are based in New York. Kenneth Heitner and Martin Pollack left the firm in 2019.

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