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Eric B. Sloan

Eric B. Sloan

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

New York, NY, USA


Eric Sloan is a partner in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and a member of the Firm’s Tax Practice Group. With more than 25 years of broad transactional and structuring experience, Mr. Sloan focuses his tax practice on the use of partnerships in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, financing transactions, and restructurings. He also has developed substantial experience in initial public offerings, including advising on many "UP-C" IPOs in a range of industries. 

Mr. Sloan has represented four of the largest private equity firms and the two largest privately held companies in the United States, as well as many publicly traded companies. He advised on the first publicly traded "permanent capital fund" launched by a major U.S.-based private equity firm and the first pass-through portfolio company investments made by four of the largest U.S.-based private equity firms. He also has substantial experience in the formation, recapitalization, and sale of domestic and cross-border joint ventures, including the largest joint venture in the United States and numerous private equity portfolio companies. 
 
Mr. Sloan is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel. He currently serves as Co-Chair of the Committee on Partnerships and as an Executive Committee Member of the New York State Bar Association Tax Section. He is Conference Co-Chair of Practising Law Institute's Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances conference, and serves on Bloomberg BNA's Pass-Through Entities Advisory Board. He is a past Chair of the Committee on Partnerships of the American Bar Association’s Section of Taxation. In addition, for more than a decade, he was an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center, and he has been a guest lecturer at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. 

Mr. Sloan received his Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago in 1990. He also earned an LL.M. with distinction in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center in 1994. Mr. Sloan is a member of the District of Columbia bar and is not yet admitted to the New York bar. He currently practices under the supervision of the Principals of the Firm.
Eric B. Sloan is associated with the following items:
Course Handbooks  Course Handbooks Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Opening Pandora’s Box: Who Is (or Should Be) a Partner? - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017, Friday, June 09, 2017
Private Equity: Passthrough Investments (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017, Friday, June 09, 2017
The Big Picture (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017, Friday, June 09, 2017
There’s Something Happening Here What It Is Ain’t Exactly Clear: The New Partnership Audit Rules (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017, Friday, June 09, 2017
Partnerships in the Public Space - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017, Friday, June 09, 2017
Partnerships in the Public Space - Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017, Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017, Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Passthrough Entities (PowerPoint slides) - The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Navigating the New Landscape, Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The Big Picture (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Private Equity: Passthrough Investments (PowerPoint slides) - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Negotiating the Deal: The Purchase, Sale, Admission, and Redemption of a Partnership Interest - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Partnerships in the Public Space - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Opening Pandora’s Box: Who Is (or Should Be) a Partner? - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Treatise Chapters  Treatise Chapters Order in the Court: Why Ordering Matters in Partnership Transactions - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Partnerships in the Public Space - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
The 80-Percent Dividends-Received Deduction Under Section 243: Does a Partnership Mess It All Up? - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Proposed Partnership Equity Compensation Regulations: “Little or No Chance” of Satisfying Everyone - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Opening Pandora’s Box: Who Is (or Should Be) a Partner? - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Through the Looking Glass: Seeing Corporate Problems as Partnership Opportunities - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Partnership Mergers and Divisions: A User’s Guide - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Rev. Proc. 2001-43, Section 83(B), and Unvested Profits Interests—The Final Facet of Diamond? - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Deceptive Simplicity: Continuing and Current Issues with Guaranteed Payments - The Partnership Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Rev. Proc. 2001-43, Section 83(b), and Unvested Profits Interests—The Final Facet of Diamond? - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Partnerships in the Public Space - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Deceptive Simplicity: Continuing and Current Issues with Guaranteed Payments - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Through the Looking Glass: Seeing Corporate Problems as Partnership Opportunities - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Proposed Partnership Equity Compensation Regulations: “Little or No Chance” of Satisfying Everyone - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Opening Pandora’s Box: Who Is (or Should Be) a Partner? - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Partnership Mergers and Divisions: A User’s Guide - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Let's Get Technical: Partnership Termination - The Corporate Tax Practice Series (2018 Edition), Thursday, February 15, 2018
Web Segment  Web Segment Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments - Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017, Friday, October 27, 2017
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Navigating the New Landscape, Monday, February 05, 2018
Private Equity - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance - Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Thursday, June 07, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments - Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments, Friday, October 27, 2017
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities, Monday, February 05, 2018
Private Equity - Private Equity, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance - Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Subchapter K: “The Big Picture”, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments - Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments, Friday, October 27, 2017
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities, Monday, February 05, 2018
Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance - Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Private Equity - Private Equity, Thursday, June 07, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments - Planning for Private Equity and Hedge Fund Investments, Friday, October 27, 2017
Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities - Tax Reform Provisions Impacting Domestic Businesses and Pass-Through Entities, Monday, February 05, 2018
Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance - Looking Into the Crystal Ball: Practitioners Perspective on Anticipated TCJA Guidance, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Subchapter K: “The Big Picture”, Thursday, June 07, 2018
Private Equity - Private Equity, Thursday, June 07, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017, Wednesday, November 01, 2017, New York, NY
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Navigating the New Landscape, Monday, February 12, 2018, New York, NY
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2018, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, San Francisco, CA
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018, Wednesday, October 17, 2018, New York, NY
Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018, Wednesday, November 14, 2018, Chicago, IL
Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018, Wednesday, December 05, 2018, Los Angeles, CA
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2019, Tuesday, April 30, 2019, New York, NY
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2019, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Chicago, IL
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2019, Tuesday, June 04, 2019, San Francisco, CA
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitons, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2018, Wednesday, October 17, 2018, New York, NY
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2019, Tuesday, June 04, 2019, San Francisco, CA
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