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Andrew Morris

Partner, New York

Overview

Experience

Andrew’s U.S. federal income tax practice includes the representation of some of the world’s leading private equity firms and multinational corporate clients in connection with a wide range of activities, including the structuring of complex and innovative investment funds and products, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, capital raisings, spin-offs, internal restructurings and the development of novel cross-border financing instruments. Andrew has also advised on some of the largest and most complex M&A transactions in the past decade, including multi-step LBO takeovers and distressed asset dispositions and restructurings.

Andrew is recognized as a leader in the area of private investment fund taxation and regularly represents leading alternative investment asset managers, including private equity funds, hedge funds and funds of funds on all aspects of their investment management business. He is also a frequent speaker on federal income tax topics, including at such forums as the American Bar Association and is a member of the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association. 

Clients that Andrew has represented include Alcentra, BlackRock, Carlyle, Centerbridge, Cinven, GE, HCA, KKR, MetLife, Partners Group and Triton. 

Professional experience

2015 to date Partner, Linklaters, New York
2012 - 2015 Managing Associate, Linklaters, New York
2007 - 2012 Associate, Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, New York
2006 - 2007 Associate, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, New York

Education

2006 Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D., cum laude
2000 University of North Carolina School of the Arts, B.F.A.