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Attorneys

Lauren DeMasi

Shareholder | Portland | 503.778.2132 | demasil@lanepowell.com

Areas of Practice

Lauren DeMasi is a business lawyer and partnership tax advisor who focuses her practice on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and on advising investment funds including hedge funds, private equity funds, hybrid funds and funds of funds, as well as private fund managers and institutional investors regarding regulatory compliance, structure and tax considerations. Lauren has managed tax matters of multi-billion-dollar private equity fund closings and has extensive experience with ECI, loan origination, UBTI, deferred compensation, PFIC/CFC, FATCA, disguised sales, guaranteed payments, foreign governments and publicly-traded partnership rules. She also represents fund managers in connection with sales of their investment management businesses and investments by seed capital providers, as well as funds of funds and institutional investors apropos their investment activities.

Professional Experience

  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, Associate (2006-2016)

Admitted to Practice

  • Oregon
  • New York

Academics

  • Cornell University Law School (J.D., 2006)
  • Pennsylvania State University (B.A., International Studies, Literature; Spanish, 2001)

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Business
  • Corporate Finance and Securities
  • Diversity Committee
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private Investment Funds
  • Taxation

Professional and Community Activities

  • Board Member, Portland Alternative Investment Association (2017-Present)

Lauren DeMasi

Shareholder | Portland | 503.778.2132 | demasil@lanepowell.com

Date
01.17.2017
09.26.2016