New Tax Talent at Foley Hoag: Nicola Lemay joins from WilmerHale

 In Foley Hoag, Tax Partner

Foley Hoag LLP has announced the addition of Nicola Lemay to its Tax Department as a Partner in the firm’s Boston office.

Nicola joins Foley Hoag most recently from WilmerHale, where she focused on a wide array of domestic and international tax planning matters. Nicola has advised public and private clients on domestic and international business formations, private fund formations, partnership and corporate transactions and restructurings, and debt and equity financings.

Prior to WilmerHale, Nicola practiced at the former Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault. Earlier in her career, she was a tax manager in the mergers and acquisitions division of Ernst & Young.

Nicola is a co-chair of the Federal Tax and Business Transactions Committee of the Tax Law Section of the Boston Bar Association, and speaks frequently on tax issues in bar association and continuing legal education programs. Nicola received her J.D. from Columbia Law School where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and received an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. She earned her undergraduate degree at Carleton College.

Foley Hoag’s Tax Practice features depth and breadth of experience in international tax planning and tax planning for investment managers, hedge funds and other investment funds. The firm structures both inbound and outbound mergers, acquisitions, and other investments. Lawyers in the practice also offer state-of-art tax planning for onshore and offshore funds, master-feeder and multi-class partnership structures to accommodate investors’ varying tax profiles and various carried-interest arrangements for managers and affiliates. In addition, Foley Hoag provides advice regarding the establishment of qualified benefit plans and deferred compensation, bonus plans, vesting equity participation, and other matters relating to executive compensation and ownership.

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