International law firm Chadbourne & Parke LLP has hired Eli Katz as tax counsel in the project finance and tax practices. He will be based in Chadbourne's New York office.
Katz comes to the firm from General Electric, where he held various tax leadership positions over the past three and a half years, most recently as vice president of tax planning and counsel for GE's Energy Financial Services business. He was involved in renewable energy project finance investments, including wind, solar, biomass, geothermal and biofuels.
Prior to joining GE, Katz was a tax associate in the New York office of Hunton & Williams LLP, where he focused on cross-border and domestic structured financings and privatizations of infrastructure projects and transportation equipment.
SOURCE: Chadbourne & Parke