Zachary Cloyd is an associate in the Tax Department and a member of the Private Funds Group.
Zach’s primary focus is tax planning for a broad range of private fund clients. He advises private equity fund managers on tax aspects of fund-raising and internal organizational matters, as well as their investment activities. Another significant aspect of Zach’s practice involves advising various types of institutional investors on their investments in global private investment funds. Zach advises U.S. and non-U.S. clients in connection with their alternative investment strategies. He also has significant experience advising clients on tax aspects associated with secondary purchases and sales.
Zach focuses his pro bono work and volunteer activities on educational and environmental issues.
During law school, Zach served as an intern for the Honorable Judge John G. Koeltl of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Prior to joining Proskauer, Zach was an associate in the tax department of Ropes & Gray LLP.