Jonathan Talansky specializes in federal income taxation, with an emphasis on real estate private equity funds, mergers and acquisitions, real estate investment trusts, infrastructure projects, capital markets, and real estate acquisitions and divestitures.
A partner in our Tax, Real Estate and Mergers & Acquisitions practices, Jonathan advises clients on a wide range of tax matters and is a prominent commentator on numerous related topics.
Jonathan counsels clients in M&A transactions, including leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, public company mergers, and leveraged spin-offs. He has also drafted tax receivable agreements entered into in connection with uniquely structured initial public offerings, and has structured numerous cutting-edge Section 1031 exchanges for prominent real estate investors and developers.
In addition, Jonathan has experience in advising public and private REITs on compliance issues, planning and dispositions. He has advised private equity, infrastructure and real estate opportunity funds in connection with fund formation and structure issues, along with side-letter negotiation and deal execution. He is frequently engaged to implement inbound investment structures for sovereign wealth funds and other non-U.S. investors.
Jonathan counsels clients regarding financial products such as hybrid debt instruments, call spread convertibles, equity derivatives and investment units. He also regularly reviews bank loan credit agreements and offering documents relating to common stock, convertible debt and other securities.