Michael Flamenbaum is a partner in the New York office and United States co-head of the Asset and Wealth Management International Business Group. His practice is focused on private equity and hedge fund formation and tax issues relating to partnerships, M&A transactions, capital markets and real estate.
Michael has extensive experience in the structuring and documentation of acquisition and disposition transactions. He also advises clients regularly on tax issues arising out of the formation, operation and dissolution of partnerships, joint ventures and limited liability companies.
Michael regularly represents a number of private investment funds and their sponsors in their organization and operation. He has negotiated internal arrangements for investment fund sponsors, including partnership and limited liability company agreements, leverage programs and separation arrangements.
Michael also has extensive experience representing institutional investors in investing in private equity funds, including US investors, foreign investors and multi-lateral organizations, providing commercial advice as well as tax advice.
Prior to law school, Michael worked as a financial analyst.