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FisherBroyles Welcomes Douglas Banghart from Jones Day

Jan 06, 2022
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(Boston, Massachusetts – January 6, 2022) – FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce Doug Banghart has joined the Firm in Boston.

Doug joins FisherBroyles’ Corporate Department and its Tax practice from Jones Day, where he was a Partner in its community development finance practice. He represents major institutional investors, developers, local governments, community development entities (CDEs), and nonprofit organizations, primarily in real estate redevelopment projects using historic rehabilitation tax credits (HTCs) and new markets tax credits (NMTCs).

Doug has also represented taxpayers in tax controversy matters involving tax credits, developers and investors purchasing and selling tax credit properties during their compliance periods, and conventional lenders financing tax credit projects. He has represented the investors, CDEs, borrowers, and developers in hundreds of tax credit transactions including a significant number of state and federal combined historic and new markets tax credit transactions.

Doug was previously a partner of Holland & Knight LLP. He holds an LL.M in Taxation from the University of Florida, a J.D. from Washington & Lee School of Law, and a B.A. from the College of Wooster.

He speaks frequently on issues related to partnership taxation and the legal and tax implications of various incentive programs. He is a member of the Massachusetts bar and is on associate status with Virginia State Bar.

Michael Pierson, Managing Partner, Global Corporate said:

“We are pleased to welcome Doug Banghart to FisherBroyles. Doug will strengthen our Corporate Department and further bolster our tax capabilities. His depth and breadth of expertise will be welcomed by clients. His arrival is an exciting start to 2022 for the Firm.”

Douglas Banghart said:

“I am delighted to join FisherBroyles. Not only am I looking forward to applying my experience and skills at the Firm, but also to be able to work alongside some of the best legal professionals and contribute to the unique environment. The flexible and collaborative nature of the model was a strong motivation for me, and I am excited to get started.”

 

Further information

 

FisherBroyles

Michael Pierson, Managing Partner, Global Corporate

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Direct: +1.202.445.3779

 

Thoburns

Jamie Pudge

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Direct: +44 7557 771703

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