Andrew Eisenberg

Partner at Jones Day

Andrew Eisenberg

Andrew Eisenberg

Partner at Jones Day

Biography

Jones Day, Andrew M. Eisenberg -
Partner, Andrew Eisenberg advises clients on a wide range of federal income tax issues related to corporate mergers and acquisitions. His practice includes taxable and tax-free stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions, post-acquisition restructurings, incorporation transactions, liquidating and non-liquidating distributions, application of the consolidated return regulations, and general tax consequences of transactions between shareholders and corporations. He has extensive experience practicing before the U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service, including representing clients in the private letter ruling process.

Andrew advised Pfizer in its post-acquisition integration of Pharmacia, Celgene in its post-acquisition integration of Pharmion, Ospraie Management in its $2.1 billion acquisition of ConAgra Foods' commodities trading unit, and Huntington Bank in its acquisition of Franklin Financial's mortgage loan portfolio.

Prior to joining Jones Day, Andrew was a partner in the national tax office of a Big Four accounting firm and an attorney-advisor in the Office of Associate Chief Counsel (Corporate) of the Internal Revenue Service, where his responsibilities included drafting income tax regulations and other published guidance.

Andrew is the lead author of Federal Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders (Wolters Kluwer 2012). He is an adjunct professor of taxation at Georgetown University Law Center and teaches advanced corporate reorganizations.

Experience: Verint acquires its parent holding company Comverse Technology -
Jones Day advised Verint in its all-stock acquisition of Comverse Technology, Inc that will free Verint from Comverse's majority control.

Attachmate acquires Novell for $2.2 billion -
Jones Day advised Attachmate Corporation in the $2.2 billion acquisition of Novell, Inc. and a related $450 million sale of intellectual property assets to a consortium led by Microsoft Corporation.

Eastman Chemical acquires Genovique Specialties -
Jones Day represented Eastman Chemical Company in its acquisition of Genovique Specialties Corporation, a leading global producer of specialty plasticizers, benzoic acid, and sodium benzoate.

Johnson & Johnson announces acquisition of Mentor Corporation -
Jones Day acted as Tax Counsel to Johnson & Johnson in its approximately $1.07 billion acquisition of Mentor Corporation, a leading supplier of medical products for the global aesthetic market.

Riverside sells PPC Insulators to Seves -
Jones Day counseled The Riverside Company in its sale of PPC Insulators, the leading suppliers of low, medium and high voltage insulators to the power and processing industries, to Seves S.p.A., a manufacturer and distributor of glass, porcelain, and composite insulators for power generation and transmission systems, power distribution systems, and electric railways.

Pfizer sells consumer healthcare business to Johnson & Johnson for $16.6 billion -
Jones Day represented Pfizer, Inc., the world's largest pharmaceutical company, in the sale of its consumer healthcare business to Johnson & Johnson for $16.6 billion cash.

Publications:
2012 -
Federal Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders, lead author, Wolters Kluwer CCH Expert Treatise Library;


April 30, 2007 -
Regulations Narrow Continuity of Interest Signing Date Rule, Tax Notes - PDF Only.
Publications:
September 15, 2010 -
Mastering Mergers and Acquisitions, NBI Webcast
Webcast;


April 12, 2007 -
Continuity of Interest Regulations, Tax Management Corporate Tax and Business Planning Review Luncheon
Washington, D.C. ;


August 2006 -
Prop. Treas. Reg. sections
1.368-1(d) and -2(k), Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Dept. of Treasury;



April 2006 -
Basis Recovery in a Section
302(d) Redemption, DC Bar Tax Section.

EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS:
Verint acquires its parent holding company Comverse Technology;

Attachmate acquires Novell for $2.2 billion;

Eastman Chemical acquires Genovique Specialties.

AREAS OF FOCUS:
Tax.
HONORS & DISTINCTIONS:
D.C. Bar Steering Committee Member (Tax Section) and Chair of the Corporation Tax Committee of the D.C. Bar Tax Section.
EDUCATION:
Georgetown University (LL.M. in Taxation 1996); California Western School of Law (J.D. 1992); American University (M.S. in Taxation 1986, Kogod School of Business); Mercer University (B.S. 1983, Stetson School of Business).
BAR ADMISSIONS:
District of Columbia.
GOVERNMENT SERVICE:
Attorney-Advisor, Office of the Associate Chief Counsel (Corporate), Internal Revenue Service (1992-1996).

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American University is a private doctoral institution situated in a residential neighborhood of northwest Washington, D.C. Our total fall 2012 enrollment was 13,165, with 6,776 degree-seeking undergraduates, 3,464 degree-seeking graduate students, 1,766 law students, and 1,159 students in nondegree certificate programs, Washington Semester, or AU Abroad. We offer 61 bachelor’s degrees, 54 master’s degrees, 11 doctoral degrees, and a JD program, as well as 50 certificate programs at both the graduate and undergraduate level. Courses run on a 15-week semester basis in fall and spring, with shorter summer-term classes. In addition, we offer study-abroad programs and alternative breaks. More than 85 percent of our undergraduates and 60 percent of our master's students participate in at least one internship. Our student body is cosmopolitan and globally diverse, with all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 130 countries represented. Seven percent of undergraduates and 11 percent of graduate students are international. The university’s mission is carried out by 798 full-time faculty and 1,525 full-time staff. Ninety-four percent of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their field. Among our 565 adjunct faculty are policy makers, diplomats, journalists, artists, writers, scientists, and business leaders

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Jones Day LP provides legal services. The company's practice areas include banking and finance, capital markets, mergers & acquisitions, real estate, government regulations, tax, financial institutions litigation and regulation, business restructuring, and private equity. It offers services to the airlines, aviation, automotive, construction, energy, healthcare, insurance, media, pharmaceuticals and telecommunication industries. Jones Day was founded in March 1893 by Edwin J. Blandin and William Lowe Rice and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary campuses in Italy, Turkey, and Qatar.

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Georgetown University Law Center is the law school of Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. Established in 1870, the Law Center offers J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. degrees in law.[5] As the second largest law school in the United States, Georgetown Law often touts the advantages of its wide range of program offerings and proximity to federal agencies and courts, including the Supreme Court

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