Jenner & Block

TIC Sponsor Strategic Strategy Workshop

Irvine, California
Jenner & Block Partner Arnold S. Harrison spoke at the TIC Sponsor Strategic Strategy Workshop on February 3, 2009 in Irvine, California.

The event gathered a number of real estate securities professionals to brainstorm on timely issues and ongoing challenges in the industry, including property performance, distribution/equity obstacles, sponsor risk management, product risk allocation, TIC public relations and the problems and opportunities when sponsors exit the market.  During the day-long workshop, Mr. Harrison discussed Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) issues in the current real estate market.

Mr. Harrison’s tax practice focuses primarily on tax planning relating to corporate, real estate and business transactions, mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, venture capital transactions, start-up operations, spin-offs and financial instruments.  Mr. Harrison is Chair of the Firm’s Real Estate Securities Practice, Co-Chair of the Firm’s Tax Practice, Co-Chair of its Tax Controversy Practice and its Tenant-in-Common Workout Task Force.