John Kaufmann

John Kaufmann: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Of Counsel at Greenberg Traurig, LLP (2016 Attorneys)
  • MetLife Building, 200 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10166
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John Kaufmann focuses his practice on U.S. tax aspects of financial instruments. He advises clients on developing effective tax strategies and delivering efficient structuring ideas. His clients include investment funds, banks, insurance companies, energy companies and manufacturers.


•Debt and equity derivatives
•OID, market discount and fixed income investments
•International tax
•Trade structuring
•Securitization and structured products
•Investment fund structuring and management
•Tax hedging transactions
•Tax risk management

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Tax
  • Structured Finance
  • Financial Regulatory & Compliance
  • Finance Instruments, Derivatives & Project Finance/Leasing Tax
  • Cross-Border Tax Planning
  • Banking & Financial Services

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
212.801.2147  Phone
212.801.6400  Fax
University Attended:
The University of Texas at Austin, M.A., Linguistics, 1992; University of Chicago, A.B., Classical Languages, magna cum laude
Law School Attended:
New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2004; Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1996
Year of First Admission:
1997, New York
Czech and French and Mandarin
Birth Information:
New York, N.Y., April 20, 1964
Reported Cases:
Experience: Noteworthy Experience: Senior Tax Specialist, Global Arbitrage and Trading Group, RBC Capital Markets, 2010-2015; Director, Investment Management, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Hedge Fund Compliance Group, 2006-2010; Proprietary Trader, Atlas Trading LLC, 2002-2003

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