Counsel, New York
Max advises corporate, private equity and investment fund clients on strategies for a variety of domestic and international transactions involving cross-border financings and investments, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate joint ventures. He has advised U.S. and non-U.S. private equity funds on a wide range of strategies, including structuring tax efficient lending, distressed debt, structured credit, real estate, infrastructure, and renewable energy investments. Max also has experience in the taxation of partners and partnerships, public and private REITs, domestic and offshore companies, individuals, and sovereign wealth fund and tax-exempt investors.
Recent experience includes advising:
- one of the world’s leading alternative investment asset managers in connection with the successful closing of the firm’s flagship private equity fund
- SoftBank Group Corp on its US$100bn SoftBank Vision Fund, which will be the largest private equity-style fund ever established, investing globally in the technology sector
- BlackRock on their European and Asian real estate private fund
Max holds a Juris Doctor (cum laude) and an LL.M. in Taxation (with distinction) from the Georgetown University Law Center, where he was a member of the law journal, The Tax Lawyer. Max obtained his undergraduate degree (with honors) from Brown University.
Max is a member of the New York Bar.