Mr Edward Lemanowicz > Dechert LLP > Philadelphia, United States > Lawyer Profile

Dechert LLP
CIRCA CENTRE, 2929 ARCH STREET
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19104-2808
United States

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Edward P. Lemanowicz focuses his practice on federal tax law, particularly with respect to the foreign activities of domestic corporations and the federal taxation of foreign corporations.

Mr. Lemanowicz also concentrates on structuring, negotiating, and executing taxable and tax-free transactions, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts, spin-offs, divestitures, liquidations and private equity transactions.

Memberships

International Fiscal Association

Education

  • La Salle University, B.S., 1991
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., 1994
  • New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1998

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

Dechert LLP enjoys a stellar reputation in the funds space, routinely acting for many of the world’s largest asset management firms, mutual fund groups, and investment banks. Structured finance transactions and life sciences-sector M&A deals are also key workflows for the team. Global tax chair Joshua Milgrim assists numerous private equity firms and their portfolio companies with big-ticket acquisitions, divestitures, and IPOs, while Philadelphia-based Edward Lemanowicz is noted for his expertise in federal taxation and international restructuring mandates. Boston-based Adrienne M Baker‘s investment broad company-focused practice encompasses partnership taxation and hedge fund products. Joseph A. Riley and Ari M. Zak are regularly sought out by various financial services companies for assistance in high-value structuring and permanent capital issues. M&A tax specialist David Passey joined the team from Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP in November 2021. Steven E Clemens has left the practice. All named lawyers are based in New York unless noted otherwise.