Fanny Karaman has joined the firm as an associate in the New York office. Fanny is a French avocat à la cour and U.S. tax lawyer concentrating her practice in the areas of U.S. and international taxation with a focus on cross-border issues in France and the U.S. While she does not practice French tax law, she regularly advises entities and individuals on taxation of U.S. and European investments, estate and gift tax exposures, and corporate structuring for the inbound and outbound entrepreneur. Prior to joining KHD, Fanny practiced international tax law at a medium-sized firm in Paris (France) and at a boutique tax firm in New York City. She is a member of the French-American Bar Association, where she regularly speaks. She also teaches a one-week introductory U.S. tax law class at the Law School of the University of Rennes I. She is fluent in French, German and English. She graduated valedictorian of the Master 2 in French tax law (French LL.M. equivalent) at the Law School of the University of Rennes I (France) and received her LL.M. in U.S. tax law from New York Law School in 201 2.