Peter A. Furci

Partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Peter A. Furci

Peter A. Furci

Partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Biography

Peter Furci is a tax partner and a member of the firm’s Private Equity and Latin America Groups. He concentrates on the tax aspects of a wide range of corporate transactions, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financings and debt and equity securities offerings by US and non-US issuers. He also practices extensively in the area of private investment funds, including emerging markets, hedge, mezzanine, distressed debt, infrastructure and real estate funds. Mr. Furci is listed as a leading tax lawyer by Chambers USA (2012-2013), where he is regarded as “an expert and pragmatic lawyer” and clients note that his “experience and knowledge are not matched by many other individuals; he always seeks to add value and insight to a transaction, and really knows how to drive the process forward.” Mr. Furci is also recognized by The Legal 500 US (2011-2013), where sources note he is “top-notch” and “simply the best tax lawyer I have ever worked with.”
Mr. Furci is the author of “Local Knowledge is Not Enough,” Brazil Confidential (November 2011), “Structuring Brazilian Private Equity,” Brazil Confidential (July 2011), “U.S. Trade or Business Implications of Distressed Debt Investing,” Tax Lawyer (Winter 2010), “Tax Aspects of Income Deposit Securities,” Journal of Taxation and Regulation of Financial Institutions (January/February 2005), a co-author of “Convertible Preferred Stock Investments by Private Funds: A Practical Guide to Tax Structuring,” Practising Law Institute (October/November 2004) and a co-author of “Certain U.S. Tax Considerations for Organizing U.S. Hedge Funds,” Practising Law Institute (2005). He is also a contributing author of The Private Equity Primer: The Best of the Debevoise & Plimpton Private Equity Report and the Debevoise & Plimpton Private Equity Report. He speaks frequently on tax matters.

Mr. Furci joined Debevoise in 1995 and became a partner in 2003. He received his B.A. cum laude from Dartmouth College in 1992 and his J.D. magna cum laude from New York University in 1995, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and the Tax Law Review. Mr. Furci also received his LL.M. in Taxation from New York University in 1999.

Mr. Furci is proficient in Portuguese, Spanish and Italian.

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Partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Education
LL.M. in Taxation
Class of 1999

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.

BA, cum laude
Class of 1992

Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world's greatest academic institutions. Dartmouth has forged a singular identity for combining its deep commitment to outstanding undergraduate liberal arts and graduate education with distinguished research and scholarship in the Arts & Sciences and its three leading professional schools—the Geisel School of Medicine, Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business.

Career History
Partner
1995 - Current

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP provides legal services. Practice areas include: complex acquisition, financing transactions, litigation & arbitration, tax, employee benefits, and trusts & estates. The company was founded in 1931 by Eli Whitney Debevoise and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Political Donations
$375
2012

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Mr. Cooper Group, Inc. purchases Nationstar Mortgage Holdings, Inc.

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NCI Building Systems, Inc. purchases Ply Gem Holdings, Inc. from Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC

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SunSource Holdings, Inc., Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC purchase Ryan Herco Products Corp. from Greenbriar Equity Group LLC

Awards & Honors
Admitted to the New York Bar
Creative Works
Contributing Author

The Private Equity Primer: The Best of the Debevoise and Plimpton Private Equity Report

Contributing Author

Debevoise and Plimpton Private Equity Report

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Speaker
Washington, DC, United States
15th Annual IFC Global Private Equity Conference

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