Peter L. Faber is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm's New York office. He focuses his practice on corporate and business tax planning and controversy work at the federal, state and local levels.
In the federal tax area, Peter has advised corporations (both publicly held and privately held), partnerships and individuals on a wide variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, spin-offs and debt work-outs. He has obtained many rulings from the Internal Revenue Service with respect to proposed transactions. He has represented tax-exempt organizations in Coordinated Examination Program Internal Revenue Service (IRS) audits and in connection with joint ventures, restructurings, compensation and other matters.
In the controversy area, Peter has represented clients at the audit and appellate levels of the IRS and in litigation before the federal courts. He is frequently consulted by the IRS’s National Office on Tax Matters, particularly in the corporate acquisition area, and his articles have been cited by the courts on numerous occasions. He has also been asked to consult with congressional staffs with respect to proposed legislation and has represented clients on legislative matters.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Peter L. Faber