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DLA Piper LLP (US)
1251 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS
NEW YORK, NY 10020-1104
United States
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Work Department

Tax; Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes; Transactional Tax Planning; Insurance

Position

Partner

Career

Drew Young handles a wide range of federal, international, and state and local tax matters for corporations, partnerships and individuals.

Drew’s practice focuses on structuring acquisitions, divestitures and reorganizations of multinational companies. He also focuses on tax issues associated with structuring investment funds and their portfolio investments, structuring and financing renewable energy projects, including tax equity financings and tax issues associated with cross-border income allocation at the international and state levels.

Education

LL.M., New York University; J.D., New England School of Law; B.S., Appalachian State University

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

DLA Piper LLP (US)‘s ‘incredible expertise up and down the spectrum of tax issues‘ is on full display nationwide, with the firm’s fully integrated team routinely advising on tax matters, including fund formation, M&A and post-acquisition integration. The team is jointly headed by Silicon Valley-based Stacy Paz, who specializes in private equity and emerging company work, and Gerald Rokoff in New York, who has extensive experience handling tax issues for fund sponsors and investment advisors, both in the US and abroad. Another key figure is Afshin Beyzaee in Los Angeles, an ‘outstanding partner with an excellent ability to find creative solutions for complex problems’. Drew Young is also recommended for his experience of federal, state and local taxation.