Matthew A. McDonald

Tax Transactions & Planning, REITs, Real Estate Funds


Matt McDonald represents fund sponsors in all aspects of the structuring and operation of private investment funds with a focus on real estate and real estate-related assets. Matt represents taxable, tax-exempt and non-US investors in structuring tax-efficient investments in real estate, private equity and hedge funds. Matt's experience includes the formation and operation of partnerships, limited liability companies and real estate investment trusts (REITs), foreign investment in the United States under FIRPTA and outbound investment in foreign jurisdictions. He also advises U.S. and foreign corporations and partnerships on acquisitions, divestitures and other restructuring transactions.


  • University of Notre Dame Law School, JD, magna cum laude
  • University of Florida, Masters in Accountancy
  • University of Notre Dame, BBA, magna cum laude


  • イリノイ州弁護士