Meghan E. McCarthy focuses her practice on US tax matters and commercial considerations related to the efficient structuring and implementation of transactions and business relationships. She counsels institutional investors, including sovereign wealth funds, in connection with their investments in the private equity sector, including investments in underlying real estate and infrastructure assets. Meghan also advises clients on tax issues that accompany merger and acquisition transactions, capital markets transactions, the formation and operation of joint ventures and closely held operating partnerships, and the formation and operation of private and regulated funds.
Meghan has experience with a wide range of cross-border tax issues, including withholding tax matters and the application of tax treaties. She also assists clients in obtaining administrative rulings from the IRS.
Boston College Law School, 2011, J.D.
Cornell University, 2006, B.A.
Awards and Affiliations
Rising Star, Tax: US taxes: non-contentious, The Legal 500 US (2019–2021)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Tax, Law360 (2017)