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Matthew Hayes

Partner
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Matthew Hayes is a partner in the Firm’s Global Tax Practice Group in Chicago. He has over eight years of experience advising multinational clients on tax issues related to corporate structures and cross-border transactions. He also provides tax structuring advice to partnerships, limited liability companies, and other pass-through entities. Mr. Hayes is an active participant in the Firm’s pro bono efforts.

Practice Focus

Mr. Hayes works with multinational companies across a broad spectrum of industries in developing tax planning strategies for a variety of cross-border tax issues, including mergers and acquisitions,  acquisition financing, post-acquisition restructuring, global cash utilization and repatriation, among others. He also provides advice on tax matters related to joint ventures, fund investments, and real estate transactions.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Section on Taxation
  • Chicago Bar Association - Member

Admissions

  • Illinois~United States (2007)

Education

  • Loyola University School of Law (LL.M. Tax) (2008)
  • Loyola University School of Law (J.D.) (2007)
  • Boston College (B.S. Finance cum laude) (2001)

Languages

  • English