Biography

Jacqueline Duval is Of Counsel in Herrick's Tax Department. She concentrates her practice in domestic and international tax, finance, investing, real estate, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital, investment funds, trading and prime brokerage, derivatives and other financial products, including REITs, compliance, regulatory and commercial matters across multiple jurisdictions, family office operations and tax, international office operations, human resources and employment law.

Jacquie started her career as a tax lawyer at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, and then moved to work inside investment banks, including a couple of years structuring derivatives on the trading desk at Goldman Sachs.  She worked a total of almost 12 years in London, England.  Jacquie then moved back to New York to work in-house for a family multi-strategy wealth management platform, where she was tax counsel, and later partner of a related law firm.

Clients appreciate Jacquie’s judgment and creative problem solving in the interstices of business and law. She is comfortable with complexity and clear in her communications. She is collaborative in her approach with deep emotional intelligence. Her tax law background leads her to draw a lot of boxes and arrows, but also to be the grown-up who makes sure the deal gets executed properly. She has extensive experience with cross-border transactions and working with international counsel.

Jacquie is a co-founder of Lady Business LLC, a business consultancy owned solely by women, serving women clients including start-ups and entrepreneurs. She is deeply involved with her alma mater, Cornell Law School, where she serves on the Dean’s Advisory Council and is the vice president of the women’s alumni network.

Memberships & Associations

  • New York State Bar Association, Tax Section and Women in the Law
  • New York City Bar Association
  • Member, Women Owned Law