Direct Investing


Direct investing has become an increasingly significant component of many high-net-worth families’ investment platforms. When a family office embarks on a direct investing program, it faces a host of challenging corporate, tax and estate planning considerations.

McDermott Will & Emery’s direct investing practice focuses on the multidisciplinary legal needs of family offices, high-net-worth individuals and families, and trust companies as they deploy capital globally. The practice leverages our world-class corporate, tax and private client groups to provide integrated global legal services tailored to the distinctive needs of individuals and families.

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Mark S. Selinger

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Direct Investing

Insights & Events / Media

Two Day Virtual Event / McDermott Event / June 23-24, 2021

International News / December 2020

Webinar / Sponsored Events / November 27, 2020

On the Subject / October 4, 2017

Munich, Germany / McDermott Event / September 19, 2017

Helsinki, Finland / McDermott Event / August 30, 2017

Unternehmeredition / July 27, 2017