Christopher W. Schoen: Lawyer with Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Christopher W. Schoen

Washington,  DC  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Taxation
Contact InfoTelephone: 202.383.0934
Fax: 202-637-3593
University Colgate University, B.A.; Wesleyan University, M.A.L.S., Literature
Law SchoolHofstra University School of Law, J.D. Award for Excellence in Taxation, Award for Excellence in Commercial Law; New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation
Admitted1993, New York; 2001, District of Columbia; 2002, Connecticut; U.S. Tax Court

Chris Schoen combines his government and private practice experience to advise clients in structuring, planning and negotiating domestic and cross-border taxable and tax-free mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs. He advises primarily on matters of significance to insurance companies, specifically acquisition techniques used in the insurance sector. Chris regularly counsels clients on complex consolidated return questions and handles complex international issues. Chris worked as an attorney/adviser and assistant to the branch chief of the Office of Chief Counsel at the Internal Revenue Service and in private practice at another law firm, prior to joining Sutherland.

Chris is an adjunct professor of tax in the University of Baltimore's graduate tax program, where he teaches a course on the taxation of affiliated corporations.

Selected Experience
Sutherland attorney structures formation of a new municipal bond insurance company.
Sutherland attorney advises insurer on Latin American divestiture.
Sutherland attorney represents foreign life insurer in restructurings of U.S. operations.

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Christopher W. Schoen

700 Sixth Street NW, Suite 700
WashingtonDC 20001-3980


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