Anne S. Levin-Nussbaum is counsel in Mayer Brown's New York office and a member of the Tax Transactions & Consulting practice. She advises clients on a wide range of US federal income tax matters, with a particular focus in the renewable energy finance area.
Anne represents sponsors and tax equity in financing residential, utility and commercial wind and solar energy projects using flip partnership and other structures for allocating the ITC, production tax credits and depreciation. She also has extensive experience drafting tax opinions to establish “start of construction” and providing other guidance on incentives available for renewable energy assets, including the “cash grant” under Treasury’s section 1603 program. Her transactional experience includes closing numerous M&A transactions involving wind and solar projects in all stages of development.
Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 2016, Anne’s tax background from her 25 years of experience at large international law firms included domestic and cross border leasing, deferred like-kind exchange transactions, establishing master LKE programs, securitizations and other financing transactions.
Anne received her BA magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, and her JD magna cum laude from Temple University Beasley School of Law and was an editor of the Temple Law Review.