Randy Buchanan counsels companies on the complex federal and international tax issues of global business, including mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations, spin-offs, joint ventures, post-acquisition integration, restructurings, Subpart F planning, repatriation techniques and financing transactions. With more than 20 years of experience in international business tax planning, Randy guides companies through the intricacies of U.S. and foreign tax rules and accounting considerations while achieving their corporate business objectives.
A member of Sutherland's Tax Practice Group, Randy serves as tax adviser in some of the largest spin-offs and acquisitions of companies with operations outside the United States.
Sutherland serves as Kraft Foods' tax counsel in Cadbury acquisition.
Sutherland serves as tax counsel to Philip Morris in Indonesian cigarette company acquisition.
Sutherland is tax counsel to Altria in Philip Morris spin-off deal.
Awards and Rankings
Recognized by The Legal 500 United States in the area of tax: international (2011)