David Peck has more than 20 years’ experience advising
companies on tax planning and structuring related to complicated transactions,
leveraging his deep understanding of tax law to develop smart strategies to
save his clients tax dollars.
David works frequently with private equity clients, guiding
them on the tax aspects of domestic and off-shore fund formations and
investment partnerships, as well as other transactions. His practice also
includes a focus on mergers and acquisitions, including recapitalization,
buyouts and joint venture transactions. He has advised on numerous
acquisitions, dispositions and joint ventures for public and private companies,
private equity firms and hedge funds. In addition, David has significant
experience in capital markets, including public offerings and other financings,
and in restructurings, workouts and bankruptcies.
While tax rules are infamously complex, David is known for
effectively distilling and communicating complicated concepts to his clients,
empowering them to make better decisions for their companies. His work has been
recognized by numerous publications and clients, with clients praising him as "bright," "knowledgeable," and "impressive," according to research for Chambers USA (2019).
David is a member of the firm’s Management committee.