According to sources:
“You are in the best hands when you work with her”
“Incredibly knowledgeable, always available, and practical”

Chambers USA 2021

Cheryl M. Coe

Washington, D.C.
  • 555 Eleventh Street, NW
  • Suite 1000
  • Washington, D.C. 20004-1304
  • USA

Cheryl Coe, Local Chair of the Tax Department in the Washington, D.C. office, advises private equity funds in connection with fund formation, sponsor-level transactions, as well as domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions.

Ms. Coe helps private equity sponsors form and operate funds focused on

  • Energy and infrastructure
  • Debt investments
  • Leveraged buyout acquisitions
  • Venture capital investments

She also advises individual funds on their investment transactions, including: domestic and international acquisitions and dispositions, public offerings of debt and equity securities, corporate restructurings, as well as secondary transactions.

Ms. Coe draws on her experience representing dozens of funds through their lifecycle. She understands the issues related to both formation and investments, so can anticipate issues and develop tailored fund structures. She also advises fund sponsors on internal economic arrangements, the acquisition of asset managers and on joint venture arrangements.

Ms. Coe regularly writes and speaks on tax issues and has been recognized by Chambers USA for her impressive transactional practice.

Ms. Coe has acted as tax counsel for a broad range of asset managers and investment funds including:

  • Chambers Energy Management
  • Denham Capital Management
  • EIV Capital
  • Juniper Capital
  • LLR Capital
  • Penfund Management
  • Riverstone Holdings
  • Rockland Capital
  • The Carlyle Group


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