Christopher Marotta is a tax attorney in Holland & Knight's Boston office. Mr. Marotta assists clients with a range of domestic and international tax issues, including in relation to negotiating and structuring the purchase and sale of businesses, negotiating loan agreements for lenders and borrowers, drafting joint venture agreements (including with respect to real estate matters), advising insurers on representation and warranty policy coverage, structuring inbound and outbound investments, forming investment funds, drafting United States tax disclosures for private placement memoranda and public offerings, and other issues relating to mergers, acquisitions and reorganizations.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Marotta advised private equity and corporate clients on the tax aspects of bankruptcies and domestic and multinational mergers and acquisitions in the New York office of an international law firm. He also has experience providing advice on the structuring of investments in overseas and domestic target companies and other domestic and international tax matters from working in the New York office of an international accounting firm.

In 2017, Mr. Marotta received the editor's prize from the American Bankruptcy Law Journal for an article analyzing the use of bankruptcy examiners. He also has been published in the Banking Law Journal, Bloomberg Tax Management Memorandum and the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice.

Representative Experience


  • New York University School of Law, LL.M.
  • University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D.
  • Bowdoin College, B.A.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
  • Massachusetts
  • New York
Honors & Awards
  • Holland & Knight Pro Bono All-Star, 2021


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