Marcy G. Geller

Partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Marcy G. Geller

Marcy G. Geller

Partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Biography

Marcy G. Geller is a Partner in the Firm's Tax Department. Marcy focuses on federal income taxation financial products and derivatives, mergers and acquisitions and the formation of and acquisitions by investment funds (including private equity and real estate opportunity funds).

Marcy has counseled a wide range of clients including, The Blackstone Group, JPMorgan Chase, Hovnanian Enterprises, KKR & Co., L.P., Lexington Partners, Northwood Investors, PPL Corporation and Sirius XM Radio, Inc. Marcy has also represented the United States Treasury with respect to their TARP and PPIF programs.

Marcy joined the Firm in 1997 and became a Partner in 2005. She received her B.S., magna cum laude, in 1994 from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and received her J.D., magna cum laude from New York University School of Law in 1997 where she was elected Order of the Coif. Marcy also earned an LL.M. in 2000 from New York University.

She is a member of the New York State Bar Association, where she serves on the Executive Committee of the Tax Section, and a member of the Private Investment Fund Tax Forum, the Tax Committee for the Partnership for New York City and the New York City Tax Club. Marcy has spoken at the Practicing Law Institute Financial Products Program and New York State Bar Association Summer and Annual Meetings. In addition, Marcy received a pro bono award from the Legal Aid Society.

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Managing Director, Investment Banking Division at Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC

Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC provides a variety of capital raising, market making, advisory and brokerage services for governments, financial institutions, high-net-worth individuals, and corporate clients and affiliates. It is also a primary dealer in U.S. government securities and an underwriter, placement agent, and dealer for money market instruments, commercial paper, mortgage and other assetbacked securities, as well as a range of debt, equity and other convertible securities of corporations and other issuers. The company was founded on January 3, 2003 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Education
LL.M.
Class of 2000

Founded in 1835, New York University School of Law has a record of academic excellence and national scholarly influence. One of the first law schools to admit women, it has been long committed to welcoming students of diverse backgrounds, people who had been discriminated against by many other institutions. Located on the University's campus in Greenwich Village, NYU Law has been a leader, and continues to be, in areas such as law and business, clinical education, public service, interdisciplinary colloquia and global studies.

BS, magna cum laude
Class of 1994

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Memberships
Member
Current

The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) is a voluntary bar association for the state of New York. NYSBA was founded in 1877 with the stated goal to cultivate the science of jurisprudence; to promote reform in the law; to facilitate the administration of justice, and to elevate the standards of integrity, honor, professional skill, and courtesy in the legal profession. Its first President was David B. Hill. Among the reforms in the legislation signed into law creating the association was the removal of the restrictions on the admission of women to the practice of law. In 1896, NYSBA proposed the first global means for settling disputes among nations, what is now called the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague.

Member
Current

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York is a voluntary association of lawyers and law students. The organization was founded in 1870 and it is headquartered in New York, NY.

Career History
Partner
1997 - Current

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP provides legal services. Established in 1884, the firm provides coordinated legal advice on corporate transactions and litigation matters in industries which include financial services, insurance, power and natural resources, consumer products, services, technology, telecommunications, media, pharmaceuticals and healthcare industries. Cross-border finance, banking and bank regulation, mergers and acquisitions, securities issuance and regulation, project and asset based finance, real estate, asset management, joint ventures, taxation, litigation and dispute resolution are important aspects of the firm's practice.

Boards & Committees
Treasurer, Board of Trustees
Current

All Souls School, founded in 1965 to meet community needs, is an independent school that is governed by its own Board of Trustees, which includes past and present parents of children in the school and educational leaders in our field. The school has six classrooms, a central lending library, a room for music and movement classes, and a roof playground. All Souls School is licensed by the New York City Department of Health and accredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs, a division of the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Member, Tax Committee
Tenure Unconfirmed

Partnership for New York City, an organization whose mission is to enhance the economy of the five boroughs of New York City and maintain the city’s position as the global center of commerce, culture and innovation

Political Donations
$500
2012

Senator from New York

$1,000
2008

Former Senator from New York

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WMIH Corp. purchases Nationstar Mortgage Holdings, Inc.

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General Mills, Inc. purchases Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc.

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Acushnet Holdings Corp. issued Common Stock

Awards & Honors
1998
Admitted to the New York Bar
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