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David Polster

Chicago, USA USA Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
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Tax - Illinois

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David Polster is recognized for his first-class tax counsel on complex corporate transactions including acquisitions, and joint ventures. He is also noted for his expert REITs practice.
"David was able to synthesize the issues and come up with good solutions."
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REITs: Tax - USA - Nationwide

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David Polster utilizes his wide knowledge of corporate tax to assist clients in standout REIT transactions.
"David is an impressive, solution-oriented tax attorney." "David stood out for not only being an expert on technical matters, but creative and business-oriented as well."
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Head of Skadden's Chicago office Tax Group. Advises on partnership transactions, mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, real estate investment trusts (REITs), regulated investment companies (RICs), outbound investment in foreign jurisdictions, Section 1031 exchanges, foreign investments in the United States including under the Foreign Investment Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA), restructurings in and out of bankruptcy, leveraged leases, project financings and financial products.

Career

JD, Harvard Law School, 1994 (cum laude); BA, Yeshiva University, 1991 (magna cum laude).

Publications

"New Flexibility Comes To REIT Earnings Distribution," Law360, September 2017.

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David Polster

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