News 24 Jun. 2021
Curtis successfully defends foreign states' procedural privileges in the UK Supreme Court
News 23 Jun. 2021
Ibrahim Elsadig joins Curtis as Partner in Dubai
News 09 Aug. 2021
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle enters into association with Chevalier Law in Singapore.
Event 23 Apr. 2021
Partner Borzu Sabahi to speak on Damages, Enforcement and Annulment of Arbitral Awards at Executive Training Program hosted by the Government of India and the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
Event 07 Sep. 2021
Simon Batifort and Andrew Larkin Speak at the European Society of International Law’s 2021 Annual Conference
Client Alert 06 Sep. 2021
Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership in 2021 – Luxembourg Perspectives – Alert 5 of the Series
Partner Elisa Botero Speaks on Panel within Framework of Colombia's 4th National Arbitration Competition
News 30 Aug. 2021
Curtis Returns to SCOTUS in Historic Sequel on the Rights of Citizens in Puerto Rico
News 16 Aug. 2021
Curtis Establishes Presence in Saudi Arabia
News 26 Jul. 2021
Curtis' Private Client Group and Attorneys Recognized in the 2021 Chambers High-Net-Worth Guide.
Client Alert 24 Jun. 2021
U.S. Insight: Update on Virtual Notarization (Executive Order 202.7) During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: June 24, 2021)
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Global Tax Co-Chair,
Geneva Managing Partner
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Marco Blanco is an international tax partner and co-chair of the Tax group. As managing partner of the Geneva office, he works primarily from the Geneva and Paris offices. He has extensive experience on a broad range of U.S. domestic and international tax matters, including corporate mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, joint ventures, and capital market offerings.
In addition, Mr. Blanco advises fund investment managers, sovereign wealth funds and family offices with respect to cross-border tax issues.
Mr. Blanco also works with the International Arbitration group in advising governments on international tax issues arising in the context of state disputes with investors, particularly in the area of oil and gas.
Mr. Blanco is recommended for his tax expertise by Chambers Global 2020, and Legal 500 USA 2020 observes that "The reputation Marco Blanco has managed to build over the years means that his advice is effectively a definitive point in any discussion". He is also praised by the Legal 500 EMEA, in which he is described as having an “instinctive grasp of complex cross-border issues” and providing “incisive analysis and a calm, friendly manner.”
Mr. Blanco regularly lectures and authors articles on various international tax issues.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Energy (Oil & Gas)
Client Alert 18 Aug. 2021
OECD Global Digital Economy Tax Reform: Current Developments
Client Alert 03 Aug. 2021
International Insight: Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership in 2021 – France Perspectives – Alert 3 of the Series
Marco Blanco goes out of his way to make sure you feel comfortable with the work and your situation. He organises the team to provide what is needed.
legal 500: EMEA 2021 - Leading Individuals: Foreign Tax Expert
Has an incredibly practical approach to solving the most complex international tax problems for very high-profile clients.
Chambers Global 2021 Tax - USA
Recommended Lawyer for International & U.S. Tax "the reputation Marco Blanco has managed to build over the years means that his advice is effectively a definitive point in any discussion"
Legal 500: USA 2020