Christian Brause Esq.

Christian Brause, a tax partner in the New York office of Sidley Austin, focuses on advising U.S. and non-U.S. clients on U.S. tax aspects of domestic and international mergers and acquisitions and other major domestic and international transactions, including spinoffs, corporate restructurings, joint ventures, debt financings and IPOs. Christian also spends a significant amount of his time on advising clients in respect of the structuring of alternative investments and the formation of alternative investment vehicles, including hedge funds, private equity funds, real estate funds and REITs. Christian is recommended in Domestic Tax: East Coast and International Tax in the Legal 500 US 2013, and is recognized in the Tax Directors Handbook 2014.

Diploma, Oxford University, Diploma (2013) with distinction
Ph.D., Johannes Gutenberg University, (2001) magna cum laude
LL.M., New York University School of Law (2001)
J.D., Johannes Gutenberg University (1998) with honors

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
736 T.M., Hedge Funds (co-author)