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David R. Sicular

Tel: +1-212-373-3082
Fax: +1-212-492-0082

New York

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
Fax: +1-212-492-0082

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A partner in the Tax Department, David Sicular maintains an active practice in the full range of corporate, partnership and international transactions, including public and private mergers and acquisitions, investment funds, financings, restructurings, financial products and general tax planning. He also has extensive experience in the tax aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency restructurings.


David represents public and private companies in the United States and abroad, private equity and other investment funds, private investors and individual entrepreneurs. In recent years, he has acted as tax counsel for clients in a number of mergers, acquisitions and investments in public and private companies in a wide range of industries and structures, as well as in structuring and raising private equity, hedge and hybrid investment funds, numerous complex financing transactions and securities offerings for U.S. and non-U.S. issuers, international joint ventures, and personal and estate planning for the entrepreneurs that head many of these businesses.

David is recognized as a leading tax lawyer by Chambers USA, The Legal 500, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, and has also been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Tax Law (New York City) since 2006. In the 2019 edition of Chambers USA, David is noted as being “an incredibly smart and talented lawyer with good commercial judgment,” and throughout the years he has been recognized as “a respected adviser across an array of transactional areas, including bankruptcy and restructuring as well as fund formation.” The Legal 500 acknowledges David as “knowledgeable and astute” and notes his “excellent” reputation for international tax work. In 2018, David was named to “The Legal 500 Hall of Fame” for being an elite leading lawyer for his domestic tax work for the seventh consecutive year.

David is the former Chair of the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association, as well as a member of the Tax Forum and the Private Investment Funds Tax Forum.

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