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Amanda H. Nussbaum

Amanda H. Nussbaum

Proskauer Rose LLP

New York, NY, USA

Amanda H. Nussbaum is a partner in the Tax Department and also is a member of the Private Investment Funds Group at Proskauer. Her practice concentrates on planning for and the structuring of domestic and international private investment funds, including venture capital, buyout, real estate and hedge funds, as well as advising those funds on investment activities and operational issues. She also represents many types of investors, including tax-exempt and non-U.S. investors, with their investments in private investment funds. 

Amanda has significant experience structuring taxable and tax-free mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions and stock and debt offerings. She also counsels both sports teams and sports leagues with a broad range of tax issues. 

In addition, Amanda advises not-for-profit clients on matters such as applying for and maintaining exemption from federal income tax, minimizing unrelated business taxable income, structuring joint ventures and partnerships with taxable entities and using exempt and for-profit subsidiaries. 

Amanda has co-authored with Howard Lefkowitz and Steven Devaney the New York Limited Liability Company Forms and Practice Manual, which is published by Data Trace Publishing Co. 

New York University School of Law, LL.M., 2003
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1998
Yeshiva University, Stern College for Women, B.A., 1995, summa cum laude

American Bar Association (Tax Section)
New York State Bar Association (Executive Committee of Tax Section)

Awards & Recognition
Chambers USA: New York: Tax 2014-2017
Chambers USA: Investment Funds: Hedge Funds Nationwide 2011-2012
New York Law Journal's "Rising Stars" 2013
Best Lawyers in America 2013-2018
New York Super Lawyers 2010-2017
The Legal 500 United States: Non Profit and Tax Exempt Organizations 2016-2017
The Legal 500 United States: Tax: Domestic Tax: East Coast 2009-2011, 2013-2017
The Legal 500 United States: Investment Fund Formation & Management: Alternative/Hedge Funds 2011-2016
Fellow, American College of Tax Counsel
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Amanda H. Nussbaum is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters The Unrelated Business Income Tax: Issues for Hedge Fund Managers (PowerPoint slides) - Taxation of Financial Products and Transactions 2018, Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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