Richard Sultman’s practice focuses on corporate taxation (together with transaction taxes such as VAT and stamp duties), with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, capital markets, and financial products; his practice also includes the tax aspects of debt restructurings, distressed debt acquisitions, and various kinds of investment fund formation and management.

Richard also regularly advises on related matters relevant to the taxation of individuals, including investors, managers, and employees.

Richard joined the firm in 2004 and became a partner in 2010. He was resident in the New York office from 2006 to 2007. Prior to Cleary, he was a solicitor at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London and New York.