Doug Dahl provides technical knowledge and advice to companies on a wide range of federal tax and ERISA matters regarding employee benefits, including qualified retirement plans, executive compensation arrangements and health and welfare plans. Doug regularly assists companies with employee benefit issues that arise during and following various corporate transactions and events, such as mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and bankruptcies.
Drawing on his experience as an attorney with the IRS, Office of Chief Counsel and his involvement with employee benefits at a National level in Washington, D.C., Doug represents companies in various interactions with the IRS, the Department of Labor, and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC). Doug’s practice involves:
Represented River Associates Investments in its acquisition of GAHH, LLC
Represented Addus HomeCare Corporation in its acquisition of Ambercare for $40 million.
Successfully represented a manufacturer of nutritional and functional bars located in Nashville, Tennessee in the sale of its mainline business to Hearthside Food Solutions
Represented an investment advisory and wealth management firm located in Memphis, Tennessee, with respect to its ESOP
We represented United Derm Partners, a portfolio company of Frazier Healthcare Partners, in its acquisition of two skincare and dermatology practices.
We represented Mainsail Partners in its $30 million growth equity investment in Bio-Optronics.
Represented Vitrek, LLC in its sale to Bransford Castle
Represented Standard Function Foods in its sale to a private bakery
Represented River Associates in its acquisition of a tech focused parking solution company
Advised a healthcare provider regarding qualified retirement plans and ERISA health and welfare plans offered to related and affiliate companies and the various benefit issues presented
The Tax Lawyer – Senior Staff Mentor
American Journal of Trial Advocacy – Executive Editor