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Goldberg Kohn's Corporate Group represents start-ups, private equity investors, public and private companies, family offices, partnerships, entrepreneurs, individuals and institutional investors in complex business transactions in addition to providing general corporate advice and day-to-day counseling, often serving clients as general or principal outside counsel. Our lawyers advise clients in the analysis, structuring and documentation of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances, dispositions, leveraged buyouts, private financings, and debt and equity restructurings.
The team also assists a range of clients in entity formation and organization; handles compliance issues and governance; reviews, negotiates and drafts a broad spectrum of corporate contracts and agreements; and advises on executive compensation and general employment contracting. In addition, our corporate lawyers represent banks and private equity investors in structuring and negotiating their equity investments in companies they are financing.
Goldberg Kohn's Portfolio Company Services offering delivers cost-effective, sophisticated legal services, including advising on add-on acquisitions and providing ongoing counsel on general corporate and governance matters, equity financings, asset or divisional dispositions, and negotiation of commercial contracts.
Goldberg Kohn's tax lawyers have extensive experience advising clients in corporate acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, structured finance transactions, including securitizations, cross-border financing and leveraged leases, and tax controversy matters. In addition our tax lawyers advise lenders and debtors with respect to the tax issues arising from debt workouts, modifications, debt-equity swaps, foreclosure and cancellation of debt tax reporting responsibilities, trust fund tax penalties, and federal tax liens. Goldberg Kohn also represents both individuals and businesses with respect to compensation tax issues.