Devan Patrick is an associate in the firm's Charlotte office and a member of the Corporate Tax practice group. Devan assists clients on a wide range of United States tax matters associated with domestic and international business transactions and generally navigating the increasingly complex global tax environment.
Devan’s practice focuses on Mergers and Acquisitions and other transactional tax matters, including debt and equity offerings, corporate and partnership restructurings, and joint ventures. Devan has also represented clients with regard to multijurisdictional disclosure and reporting regimes (FATCA, the CRS, and DAC6/MDR). While Devan maintains a broad-based practice across various industries, his clients include those in the private equity, asset management, business media, and insurance areas.
Finally, Devan has experience advising clients during various levels of civil tax dispute resolutions, from examination and administrative appeals through litigation an resolution of disputes between clients and non-US tax authorities.
Prior to joining the firm, Devan spent two years as in house tax counsel to one of the world’s largest privately held business media companies. He was also an associate in the Swiss and U.S. offices of another international law firm. Devan began his career as law clerk to the Honorable David Gustafson of the United States Tax Court.