John T. Lutz advises clients on federal and state taxation, particularly the taxation of structured finance, derivative, structured products and hedge funds. He also counsels clients on matters related to tax examinations and controversies, insurance products, investment tax credits, conventional US and cross-border securities offerings, and corporate mergers and acquisitions.

John handles all aspects of developing derivatives products and new structures for financings and other capital market transactions, including the structuring of cross-border tax-advantaged financings and asset-backed securities. He represents banks and investment managers in connection with collateralized loan obligations, structured notes and repackagings.

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  • Chambers USA 2017, 2018
  • The Best Lawyers in America 2012 to 2019Tax Law
  • Super Lawyer 2009 to 2017

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  • American College of Tax Counsel, fellow
  • New York State Bar Association, Tax Section, Executive Committee (2000 to 2004, 2008 to 2017)
  • American Bar Association

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New York University School of Law, LLM
Villanova University School of Law, JD
University of Notre Dame, BBA

New York