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Matt Donnelly is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, LLP and a member of the firm’s Tax Practice Group. Mr. Donnelly represents public and private companies on a broad range of U.S. federal and state income tax matters, with a concentration on domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, spin-offs, joint ventures, financing transactions, restructurings and internal reorganizations. He regularly advises clients on tax issues relating to the development, financing, acquisition and disposition of real estate and renewable energy projects.
Mr. Donnelly is an adjunct professor at Howard University School of Law, where he has taught corporate tax law since 2017, and at Georgetown University Law Center, where he has taught since 2020.
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*Includes matters handled prior to joining Gibson Dunn
Mr. Donnelly received his law degree with high honors from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2009 and served as the Editor in Chief of the Iowa Law Review. He received a Master of Laws in taxation with honors from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law in 2010. Mr. Donnelly is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Illinois.
Northwestern University - 2010 Master of Laws (LL.M.)
University of Iowa - 2009 Juris Doctor
Northwestern University - 2003 Bachelor of Science
District of Columbia Bar