Karen’s practice involves transactional tax, general corporate, mergers and acquisitions, international transactions and private equity. As a member of the firm’s ESOP transaction team, Karen employs her expertise to create tax-efficient reorganization and transaction structures which optimize post-closing company cash flow efficiency.
Karen also has over ten years of experience in the world of timberland investment. She has expertise in developing tax-efficient structured international investment funds and accounts and substantial experience representing domestic and foreign-based investment managers. In this regard, her clients have included TIMO’s, governmental, tax-exempt and foreign institutional investors, family offices and alternative investment managers.
Additionally, Karen has overseen the execution of dozens of transactions for the formation, acquisition, capitalization, disposition and liquidation of structured timberland investments in Central and South America, Central Europe and the Baltics, South Africa, and the U.S.