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Philadelphia Office
1835 Market Street - Suite 1400
Philadelphia
PA 19103
215.569.4364 phone215.568.6603 faxsshachar@klehr.com

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Sharon Shachar

Partner | Tax | Fund Formation

Biography

Sharon Shachar is a business minded tax attorney who represents clients on a wide range of domestic and cross-border matters, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, restructuring, tax-free reorganizations, leveraged buyouts, debt financing and joint ventures. Sharon advises clients on the formation of private equity funds, real estate transactions, partnerships, limited liability companies and S corporations. In addition, Sharon has extensive experience advising domestic, international and multinational clients on structuring and operational considerations relating to cross-border investments and business transactions.

Prior to joining Klehr Harrison, Sharon worked at a global Fortune 500 energy management and automation company, where she served as director of global tax M&A and corporate transaction and director of tax planning and transactions. In these roles, Sharon has managed all tax aspects of various complex cross boarder projects, including mergers and acquisitions, internal reorganizations, post acquisition integration, carve-outs, cash mobilization and other tax planning matters. Sharon previously practiced with an international law firm and a big four public accounting firm.

With more than 18 years of particularly diverse multinational corporate tax experience, Sharon takes pride in successfully aligning tax efficiency with business needs, to solve issues in a practical manner and driving both strategic value and tax synergies.

Credentials

Education

New York University School of Law, LL.M. (2003)

The College of Management Academic Studies, LL.B, BB (1998)


Admissions

New York State (2003)