Jaclyn is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Morrison & Foerster and a member of the firm’s Tax Department.
Jaclyn represents clients on the U.S. federal income taxation of private equity and hedge funds, including credit, energy, real estate, and co-investment funds. She advises fund sponsors in private equity and hedge fund formation and operation, including preparation and negotiation of fund disclosure and organizational documents, and advises both fund sponsors and investors on side letter agreements and fund of fund investments. In addition, she also advises clients on private equity tax considerations in fund financing arrangements.
Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Jaclyn was an associate at another major law firm, where she maintained a similar practice. Jaclyn also holds government agency experience from her time working for the IRS Office of Chief Counsel’s office of Passthroughs and Special Industries, where she specialized in partnership and S corporation taxation.
Jaclyn earned her law degree from the George Washington University Law School. She also earned her M.B.A. from the George Washington University, School of Business and her Executive LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center.Show More