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  • JD degree from an ABA accredited law school and member in good standing of a state bar
  • 5+ years experience as tax counsel in the tax practice at a major law firm or company
  • Experience in both domestic and international tax planning, as well as corporate taxation. 
  • Experience with tax legal work supporting aspects of asset management/investing such as commercial real estate investing including acquisitions, joint ventures, sales, privately placed corporate debt, private equity funds, mezzanine investments, certain high yield transactions, real estate funds, or a focus on real assets that include agriculture, timber, energy, oil & gas, and infrastructure. 
  • Strong demonstrated oral and written communications skills required
  • Ability to work closely with an integrated, dynamic business team and serve as the primary tax legal advisor on complex transactions
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to directly counsel clients and move projects forward
  • Familiarity with Word and document management systems
  • Insurance or financial institutions tax experience
  • REIT and RIC experience
  • Experience with fund structures

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