Ben Lucas represents U.S. and international financial institutions, multinational companies
and asset managers in a variety of tax planning, transactional and controversy matters.
Mr. Lucas advises on the tax aspects of domestic and cross-border restructurings, post-acquisition
integration, debt and equity financing, and other financial and capital markets transactions. His
practice also involves inbound and outbound international tax planning, including subpart F,
GILTI and foreign tax credits.
In addition, Mr. Lucas counsels clients on a wide range of issues related to financial products
taxation, such as trading and structuring matters and the tax treatment of various derivatives.
He also assists clients with tax controversies and dispute resolution in connection with IRS
audits, refund claims and administrative proceedings.