Christopher C. Curtis - Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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Christopher C. Curtis

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Christopher Curtis is a partner in the Tax Department of our Boston office. He has a wide-ranging practice, which has included everything from sophisticated estate planning to multi billion dollar mergers and acquisitions. His primary experience has been in representing family or employee owned businesses and their shareholders in all aspects of federal income, gift and estate taxation. Mr. Curtis also has substantial experience in the taxation of mutual funds and private investment vehicles

Additional Information

Experience Representative Client Work
  • Estate planning assistance for two families each with more than one billion dollars of net worth
  • Tax planning for more than one hundred mutual fund combinations
  • Represented issuer in the creation of the first partnership swap funds for persons holding highly appreciated securities
  • Designed spin off and merger structure for multi-billion-dollar cable television acquisition
  • Represented United States shareholders of large foreign investment management firm to protect deferral of United States income tax on firm’s income
  • Represented purchasers in transactions which have transferred more than $100 million in tax credits for production of non-traditional fuels to taxable users of credits
  • Assisted in tax planning for bankruptcy reorganization of Pennsylvania Railroad
Court Admissions — U.S. Tax Court
Harvard CollegeBA 1968Yale Law SchoolJ.D. 1973Boston University School of LawLL.M 1976
American Bar AssociationMassachusetts Bar AssociationBoston Bar Association

Office Location

One Post Office Square
Boston, MA 02109
United States

Practice Areas

Tax Law

Other Information

Gender: Male