Ron Grabov-Nardini’s practice focuses on a broad range of U.S. and international tax matters.

Practice & Background

Mr. Grabov-Nardini advises clients in a wide range of sectors and industries on domestic and international tax matters. Mr. Grabov-Nardini focuses primarily on the formation and operation of private equity, venture capital and hedge funds and their investments with a particular focus on health care investment funds and cross-border intangible property transactions. Mr. Grabov-Nardini also advises creditors of financially troubled and bankrupt companies on a variety of issues, including debt restructurings, repatriation and preservation and utilization of net operating losses.

Prior to joining Akin Gump, Mr. Grabov-Nardini was an associate at another law firm specializing in tax law, where he focused on international, federal, state and local tax matters.

Representative Matters

Sample engagements have included the representation of:

  • advised OneRoof Energy in a $50 million subscription receipts financing
  • investment funds formed for the purposes of investing in contingent future cash-flows generated from pharmaceutical, musical or film royalties
  • an investment fund in connection with the formation of a platform designed to invest in Pan-European distressed assets
  • an investment fund in connection with investment in a portfolio of life insurance policies
  • a foreign manufacturer of alcoholic beverages in connection with the U.S. manufacturing and distributions of its products
  • large multinationals in connection with the relocation of their corporate headquarters to or from the United States, cross-border licensing, cost-sharing agreements and other international tax issues
  • reinsurance companies regarding CFC status and U.S. trade or business issues
  • private equity funds regarding tax aspects of mergers, acquisitions and dispositions of investments
  • private and 1940 Act-registered investment funds in connection with an investment in aircrafts and/or ships used in domestic and international traffic.