Mr. Louis Tuchman
Partner & Chair, Tax Department, Herrick Feinstein LLP
Louis Tuchman protects the strategic and financial interests of Herrick’s clients around the world by clarifying and addressing the tax implications of transactions, financings, litigations, restructurings, contracts and other matters. A partner and chair of the firm’s Tax Department, Louis is a creative problem-solver and skilled negotiator, drawing on the breadth of his tax knowledge to help clients achieve their goals.
Clients look to Louis for guidance on tax issues affecting the entire spectrum of corporate matters. He has provided advice in connection with mergers and acquisitions, net operating loss carryovers and consolidated returns, and counseled entities as to the tax consequences and considerations of loan workouts, both in and out of bankruptcy.
He has worked extensively in structuring real estate investments, focusing on partnerships and limited liability companies, particularly as they are employed in connection with cross-border investments. His experience encompasses large-scale commercial and residential deals, real estate investment trusts (REITs) and Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduits (REMICs), tax-free exchanges and transfer taxes. He works extensively with families that have diverse real estate portfolios, assisting with planning and strategic decisions, including managing succession to the next generation.