Alan Kimball helps private equity firms as well as public and private companies navigate the tax aspects of complex corporate transactions, often developing innovative approaches to address client needs and helping to devise and implement efficient transaction structures.

Mr. Kimball advises on a broad range of corporate and partnership tax matters related to domestic and cross-border transactions including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • SPACs
  • Tax-free reorganizations
  • Debt and equity financings in the public and private markets
  • Recapitalizations

Mr. Kimball has extensive experience with tax receivable agreements and up-C transaction structures. He also advises on all aspects of transactions involving special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), from formation matters to navigating the public-investment-in-private equity and “deSPAC” processes.

Mr. Kimball’s representative work includes advising:

Private Equity

  • The Carlyle Group
  • BC Partners
  • GCM Grosvenor
  • One Rock Capital Partners
  • Onex Corporation
  • Platinum Equity
  • Silver Lake Partners

Public and Private Companies

  • Endeavor
  • Nestlé

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Harvard Law School, 2011
    magna cum laude
  • BA, Yale University, 2008
    summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa


Kimball, Alan R.
June 27, 2023 Recognition

Rising Star: Latham's Alan Kimball

New York partner recognized for advising on several multibillion-dollar transactions, including the US$21 billion merger of UFC and WWE.