Bryan W. Metcalf


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For nearly 20 years, Bryan Metcalf has provided federal, state and local tax counsel for public and private companies as well as nonprofit entities. Bryan offers innovative solutions for clients in the healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, food and beverage, real estate, automotive and retail industries.

Bryan’s practice concentrates on corporate, partnership, real estate investment trust and regulated investment company tax planning and analysis and tax-exempt organization formation and compliance. Bryan also advises clients on a broad range of compensation-related issues in both the corporate and partnership context, including the implementation of equity-based and other executive compensation plans and the analysis of golden parachute and other compensation issues which arise in negotiating mergers and other acquisitions or dispositions.

His practice includes:

  • Corporate Restructuring – Advising domestic and international clients with regard to the tax implications of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other major transactions as well as spinoffs and other forms of restructuring.
  • Private Equity and Real Estate Transactions – Advising private equity and real estate clients with regard to structuring acquisitions and divestitures of portfolio investments as well as fund formation strategies.
  • Executive Compensation – Advising public and private clients on the design and administration of equity incentive and other compensation arrangements.
  • REIT Representation – Advising public clients in REIT tax compliance matters, public offering opinions and transaction structuring.


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