Cleary Gottlieb’s international tax practice provides clients with sophisticated and practical advice on tax planning, tax strategies for transactions, cross-border issues and the resolution of difficult tax controversies.

Our tax group works cooperatively across the firm’s 16 international offices, comprising an integrated worldwide tax practice that serves multinational industrial clients, financial institutions, investment funds, governments and individuals in matters including:

  • Assistance in obtaining governmental rulings in various countries
  • Cross-border direct investments
  • Domestic and multinational mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and startups
  • Derivatives and other financial products
  • International capital markets transactions
  • Investment funds, including private equity funds and hedge funds
  • Restructurings and bankruptcies
  • Project and lease financings
  • Real estate transactions and financings, including work for REITs
  • Structured financings
  • Tax controversies, investigations and litigation
  • Tax planning for multinational enterprises