John T. Woodruff advises clients on all aspects of international tax, transfer pricing and tax issues related to cross-border mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. He regularly counsels clients on issues related to the US foreign tax credit, subpart F, US trade or business/permanent establishment determinations, treaty-based positions, transfer pricing strategies and strategic tax-related planning for international investments and financings.
Drawing on his many years of experience in private practice and in major accounting firms, John structures acquisitions, dispositions, public offerings, reorganizations, restructurings, repatriations and insolvency transactions in ways that best protect his client's interests. He represents multinational clients operating in a broad range of industries, with a particular focus on energy companies involved in exploration and production, oilfield services, offshore drilling, maritime, oilfield manufacturing and engineering, procurement and construction.
John is a regularly featured speaker at conferences, seminars, meetings and other events sponsored by numerous professional organizations. He has also authored and co-authored articles and online content for a range of legal and industry publications.