Skilled in analyzing the tax consequences associated with structuring business transactions, Vinson & Elkins’ Transactional Tax lawyers provide strategic counseling and tax-planning advice that result in advantageous tax treatment for our clients, while protecting their financial interests. V&E lawyers are recognized as leaders in providing comprehensive tax counsel, representing domestic and foreign clients, both public and privately held, and we also have extensive experience working with master limited partnerships (MLPs). Our clients are engaged in many different industries, including energy, technology, health care, private equity, financial services, medical devices, aerospace, chemicals, insurance, entertainment, and retail, and include corporations, partnerships, individuals, trusts and estates, and governmental and quasi-governmental entities.
V&E’s Transactional Tax
practice is accomplished at formulating and implementing innovative tax
strategies across a broad spectrum of transactions, including:
- Acquisitions and dispositions of businesses and
- Corporate finance (equity and debt)
acquisitions and divestitures
- Partnerships and joint ventures
- Working interests, royalties, production payments, and other mineral interests
- Private equity fund formation and investment
- Project financings
- IPOs, equity offerings, and private placements of
- Securitizations and other indirect financings
Our Transactional Tax
lawyers also have extensive experience in representing a diverse client base of
fund managers and sponsors in the formation and operation of funds worldwide with varying investment strategies and structures.
in V&E’s Transactional Tax practice are regularly sought after as lecturers
and writers for their distinctive insights and knowledge as trusted advisors.
From speaking at global conferences to teaching graduate-level tax classes to
authoring treatises that are routinely referred to by tax planners throughout
the United States, our lawyers are a destination for clients seeking strategic,
sophisticated counsel on complex tax issues from leaders in the field.