NEW YORK (April 25, 2017) – Reed Smith LLP today announced the addition of Elan Keller as a tax partner in the firm’s Global Corporate Group in New York.  Keller was most recently a tax partner with the New York office of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP.  The addition of Keller follows on that of Parik Dasgupta, who joined the firm’s New York office from King Wood Mallesons last month. With almost 180 attorneys, New York is Reed Smith’s largest office in the United States.

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“Elan is an outstanding addition to our team in New York and beyond,” said Matt Petersen, co leader of Reed Smith’s Global Corporate Group.  “His significant experience will allow us to expand work for our existing clients, and further market our overall tax capabilities locally, nationally and globally.”

Keller advises clients on a broad range of tax matters, including tax-efficient structuring in cross-border and domestic M&A transactions; the U.S. aspects of inbound and outbound operations; multi-jurisdictional corporate transactions, including restructuring, reorganizations and distributions; transfer pricing, capital markets and structured finance transactions; infrastructure and leasing transactions; and oil, gas, and natural resource transactions.  He also advises clients on matters relating to tax audit management, including representing clients involved in IRS audits and external financial statement audits, and tax audit planning.