Leading with strength in tax matters, Daniel “Dan” Gottfried, chair of the firm’s Tax and International Transactions groups, assists clients with structuring, negotiating and documenting business deals, investment transactions, and business restructurings. This assistance includes federal, state and international tax planning and compliance; corporate mergers, acquisitions and dispositions; joint ventures; partnerships; and S corporations. Dan also has particular experience assisting with tax aspects of restructuring businesses and distressed assets, as well as tax issues relating to intellectual property assets.
Gottfried represents a variety of business entities, including publicly traded companies, entrepreneurial businesses, private investment funds and family office investors. He has extensive experience advising companies expanding in to the United States and U.S. companies expanding globally. Working across industries, he has experience in manufacturing, fintech, wireless communications, insurance, liquor and wine, energy, medical devices, higher education and emerging industries, such as blockchain, cryptocurrency and cannabis. He helped to establish VentureGeeks – Israel’s first privately funded start-up accelerator.