Taxation With Representation: Tax Counsel On The Deal

Law360, New York (December 6, 2013, 6:31 PM EST) -- In this week's Taxation With Representation, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP helps Philip Morris International Inc. buy a stake in a Russian distributor and Kirkland & Ellis LLP works Metalmark Capital's sale of a parachute maker.

Smoke 'em if You Got 'em

Sutherland's Clifford E. Muller, J. Randall Buchanan and Aaron M. Payne did the tax work for Philip Morris on its most recent deal. Along with Japan Tobacco Inc., the cigarette maker agreed to pay a combined $1.5 billion for each to acquire a 20...
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