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Dechert LLP

ONE INTERNATIONAL PLACE, 40TH FLOOR, 100 OLIVER STREET, BOSTON, MA 02110-2605, USA
Tel:
Work +1 617 728 7100
Fax:
Fax +1 617 426 6567
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Web:
www.dechert.com

Adrienne M Baker

Tel:
Work +1 617 728 7151
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Dechert LLP

Work Department

International and Domestic Tax

Career

Adrienne M. Baker focuses her practice on the taxation of private and regulated investment companies—including hedge funds and private equity funds—and financial products; partnership taxation; and international taxation, including FATCA.

Member

Member, American Bar Association’s Tax Section; Member, Boston Bar Association's Tax Section

Education

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), S.B., 1981; Boston University School of Law, J.D., 1985, magna cum laude, Recipient of the Justinian Law Society Scholarship and editor of the Boston University International Law Journal; Boston University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1991


United States: Tax

International tax

Within: International tax

Dechert LLP’s areas of strength include financial services, asset management and investment funds, structured finance and securitization, as well as middle-market private equity. Daniel Dunn has been assisting global hedge fund investor EnTrustPermal with its ongoing cross-border restructuring, including complex treaty, tax sharing, risk allocation and tax credit work, while Steven Clemens advised independent financial services company ECN, headquartered in Toronto, on the sale of its US commercial and vendor finance business to PNC Bank for approximately $1.25bn. Andrew Bloom and Boston’s Adrienne Baker are leaders in asset management matters. Attorneys mentioned are based in New York unless otherwise specified.

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US taxes: non-contentious

Within: US taxes: non-contentious

Dechert LLP’s ‘excellent’ tax department offers a ‘quick turnaround, industry knowledge and sensible solutions’. It is best known for its expertise in advising asset management and healthcare companies on their transactions, as well as handling securitization, structured finance, private equity transactions and fund matters from a tax perspective. Practice lead Daniel Dunn advised HVAC Holdco on its sale of Service Logic to affiliates of Warburg Pincus. Andrew Bloom regularly represents Apollo Global Management, such as in the $729m reset of its 2012 CLO, and Steven Clemens assisted ECN Capital with the disposal of its US commercial and vendor finance business to PCN Bank for $1.25bn. Michael Rufkahr in Washington DC acted for Fannie Mae in the securitization of single-family rental loans worth $944.5m. Investment tax lawyer Adrienne Baker in Boston is recommended. Joseph Riley joined from Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in February 2017. Named lawyers are based in New York except where otherwise specified.

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