Kevin J. Feeley - McDermott Will & Emery


Kevin J. Feeley focuses his practice on the taxation of complex transactions, with particular emphasis on structuring and implementing partnership and limited liability company transactions, including joint ventures and private equity investments. In addition, Kevin has extensive experience in structuring mergers and acquisitions, tax-free reorganizations, recapitalizations and restructurings of financially troubled companies. He also has advised closely held companies, family offices, S corporations and cooperative organizations on tax planning issues and strategies.

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  • Advised on a co-investment structure for a multibillion-dollar private equity acquisition of a publicly traded asset manager
  • Advised on up-C acquisition structures in the health care and food sectors
  • Advised on the sales of an NBA franchise and an MLB franchise

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  • International Tax Review, World Tax, 2018 to 2023
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law, 2013 to 2023


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law Annual Federal Tax Institute, Planning Committee
  • Journal of Taxation of Corporate Transactions, former advisory board member


Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, JD, cum laude, 1990
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, BS, with honors, 1987


Supreme Court of the United States
US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
US Tax Court