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February 19, 2018

Hirschfeld and Goulard Presenting at ABA 18th Annual U.S.-Europe Tax Planning Strategies Conference

The American Bar Association (ABA) is one of the world’s largest voluntary professional organizations, with nearly 400,000 members and more than 3,500 entities. Their 18th Annual U.S.-Europe Tax Planning Strategies conference takes place April 12-13, 2018 at the Hotel Okura in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Michael Hirschfeld, Andersen Tax Managing Director, will co-chair the “Real Estate Dirt and Debt Investments: Minimizing Tax Across Borders” panel. Nicole Goulard, a Partner at STCPartners in Paris, a member firm of Andersen Global, is also speaking on the same panel at the conference. This conference will focus on practical tax planning strategies for multinational corporations and their international advisors. It will also provide insight into how government tax officials may view the international tax landscape in light of important international developments that impact corporate taxpayers.

The ABA is committed to serving their members, improving the legal profession, eliminating bias and enhancing diversity, and advancing the rule of law throughout the United States and around the world. Their mission is to equally serve their members, profession and the public by defending liberty and delivering justice as the national representative of the legal profession.

Michael Hirschfeld is a Managing Director in the firm's US National Tax office, where he focuses on international, partnership, corporate and real estate tax planning and compliance. Michael has over 40 years of experience with tax issues that affect partnerships/LLCs, REITs, cross-border investing, real estate acquisition, finance and investment, private equity, distressed debt, mergers and acquisitions, pharmaceutical, energy, and clean technology clients. Michael was the former chair of the Tax Section of the American Bar Association, an organization with more than 20,000 active members.

Nicole Goulard is a Partner at STCPartners in Paris, a member firm of Andersen Global. She assists her clients, mainly family groups listed or non-listed, shareholders and executives in their patrimonial organization related to their company. She also advises family offices. She has developed a large range of expertise in assisting international mobility of individuals and assets and in setting up international share schemes. Her expertise includes providing advice with respect to legal and tax matters. Nicole started her career with the PwC law firm Landwell in Paris, where she spent years as Partner in charge of PCS department. She joined the French law firm Jeantet in 2011 before joining STCPartners in 2015.

April 12-13, 2018

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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