Jared W. Grimley

  • 811 Main Street
  • Suite 3700
  • Houston, TX 77002
  • USA

Jared Grimley is an associate in the Houston office of Latham & Watkins and is a member of the Tax Department.

Mr. Grimley advises clients on US federal income taxation as applied to cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, tax-free spin-offs, securities offerings by US and non-US companies, and domestic and multinational group restructurings.

Mr. Grimley offered tax advise with respect to the following matters: 

  • NVIDIA – US$40 billion acquisition of Arm Limited 
  • FMC Technologies – US$13 billion merger of equals with Technip via the EU cross-border merger regime 
  • Weatherford International – US$8.6 billion chapter 11 restructuring 
  • Energy Transfer – US$5.1 billion acquisition of SemGroup
  • Rice Energy – US$2.7 billion acquisition of Vantage Energy and Vantage Energy II 
  • UGI – US$2.4 billion acquisition of 74% stake in AmeriGas 
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation – acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada 
  • EQM Midstream Partners – US$1.8 billion merger between EQM Midstream Partners and Equitrans Midstream Corporation 
  • Leonard Green & Partners – US$650 million private placement 
  • Hess Midstream Partners – acquisition of Hess Infrastructure Partners 
  • CenterPoint Energy – sale of business units to PowerTeam Services 
  • Midstates Petroleum Company – merger of equals with Amplify Energy 
  • Akebia Therapeutics – merger of equals with Keryx Biopharmaceuticals 
  • TMK-IPSCO – sale of IPSCO Tubulars to Tenaris 
  • Landmark Infrastructure Partners – initial public offering 
  • VTTI Energy Partners – initial public offering 
  • PennTex Midstream Partners – initial public offering
  • Dynagas LNG Partners – initial public offering
  • Enviva Partners – initial public offering 
  • GasLog Partners – initial public offering
Speaking Engagements
  • “International Tax & Controversy Issues in Cross-Border M&A,” Houston TEI International Tax Planning Update, February 2020
  • “An Update on Major International Tax Cases and Their Impact,” Houston TEI International Tax Planning Update, February 2017
Thought Leadership
  • “Treasury Department, IRS Issue Final GILTI High-Tax Exception Regulations,” Latham & Watkins Client Alert, August 5, 2020
  • “Following the BEAT: IRS Issues Proposed Regulations on Application of Base Erosion and Anti-Abuse Tax,” Latham & Watkins Client Alert, January 14, 2019
  • “Cross-border M&A: Putting the Recently Finalized Inversion Regulations into Context,” Westlaw Journal Mergers & Acquisitions, August 16, 2018
  • “Structuring Offshore MLPs—An Example of Using Reverse Hybrids to Navigate the Tax Issues Created by Corporate Law (and Lawyers’) Goals,” International Tax Journal, September-October 2017
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