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Edward G.R. Bennett Jr.

Associate

Edward G.R. Bennett Jr.

Associate
New York +1-212-558-4000+1-212-558-4000 +1-212-558-3588+1-212-558-3588
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Edward Bennett is an associate in the Firm’s Estates and Personal Group, having previously worked in the Firm’s General Practice Group.  Mr. Bennett’s practice focuses on the representation of U.S. and international individuals, family-controlled businesses and fiduciaries in connection with their personal and business interests, including sophisticated tax and estate planning matters, the structuring of private business and investment entities, charitable giving, trust and estate administration, and a broad range of personal legal matters.
 
Mr. Bennett is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York City Bar Association and the South Carolina Bar Association.

SELECTED REPRESENTATIONS

  • PointState Capital LP (U.S.), through its Argentina-focused fund, PointArgentum Master Fund LP, in its acquisition of a minority interest in Plaza Logística Argentina LLC
  • Maaji in its combination with SEAFOLLY, a portfolio company of L Catterton’s Asian arm, L Catterton Asia, under which L Catterton Asia is now the controlling shareholder of the combined business – creating the world’s largest independent swimwear and beach lifestyle business
  • U.S. and international clients on family business governance and the structuring of family business affairs
  • Several different Latin American families, in connection with estate- and business-succession planning.
  • Various charitable institutions, including large corporate foundations, on tax, governance and compliance issues.