Daniel N. Zucker - McDermott Will & Emery


Daniel N. Zucker focuses his practice on federal and state tax matters, with particular emphasis on structuring mergers and acquisitions, tax-free reorganizations, tax-free spin-offs and split-offs, and restructurings of financially troubled companies. He also advises closely held businesses on tax planning issues with a special focus on Subchapter S corporations. Daniel is co-head of the Tax Acquisitions & Restructurings practice.


  • Represented Rogers Corporation (NYSE: ROG) in its $157 million acquisition of Arlon, LLC, a subsidiary of Handy & Harman Ltd. (NASDAQ: HNH)
  • Represented H.I.G. Capital and its affiliated in connection with the $125 million acquisitions of Fox River Fiber Company, LLC
  • Represented Comvest Partners in connection with the acquisition of McKesson Corporation’s care management business

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  • Turnaround & Workouts, Bankruptcy Tax Specialists in the Nation’s Major Law Firms, 2022-2024
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law, Chicago, 2013 to 2024
  • Super Lawyers Business Edition 2015
  • American Registry 2014, named a “Best Attorney in Chicago”
  • World Tax, International Tax Review 2017


Northwestern University School of Law, JD, cum laude, 1984
University of Minnesota, BS, with high distinction, 1981