Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Micah Bloomfield is a tax lawyer whose practice emphasizes the taxation of financial products, including reinsurance transactions, derivatives, asset-backed securities and structured notes. Mr. Bloomfield has considerable experience with tax issues relating to hedge funds and private equity funds, modco and funds withheld reinsurance transactions, including those based on regulation XXX, segregated accounts, bankruptcy reorganizations, and cross-border tax treaty issues. He is known in the derivatives community for creating model tax modules that can be used in connection with cross-border swap transactions when negotiating ISDA tax representations and related tax forms. Mr. Bloomfield is an active member of ISDA's tax committee and frequently comments on proposed Treasury regulations.