Associate Attorney, Tax, Buffalo or Rochester, NY
The Buffalo office of Lippes Mathias LLP is seeking an ambitious attorney with at least three years of experience with a predominant focus on federal income taxation, including taxable and tax-free mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, and corporate, partnership, and limited liability company formations. We work on buy-side and sell-side taxable and tax-free transactions, partnerships and joint ventures, and investment funds. Our team advises on transactions and complex structuring questions, and reviews and negotiates equity and transaction documents. This position will provide for a clear path for additional responsibilities and direct collaboration with partners and the firm’s Director of Tax motivated to share their knowledge.
Strong communication, analytical and writing skills are required. Candidates must be admitted to practice in New York State. An accounting background, LLM, tax court clerkship, investment fund or other tax transactional experience preferred, and experience with US international taxation is a plus.
Our firm strives to maintain a positive, collaborative work environment that provides the training and guidance necessary for success. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. The right person will enjoy the variety and opportunities this position affords.
Lippes Mathias is a full-service law firm with nearly 170 attorneys serving clients regionally, nationally, and internationally. With offices in Buffalo, Albany, Rochester, Long Island, and New York, N.Y.; Greater Toronto Area; Chicago, Ill.; Jacksonville, Fla.; Cleveland, Ohio; San Antonio, Texas; and Washington, D.C., the firm represents publicly and privately-owned companies, private equity and venture capital firms, real estate developers, financial institutions, municipalities, governmental entities, and individuals.
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