Transactional Tax Partner Joins Baker & McKenzie in New York and Washington DC

New York, June 15, 2010 - Baker & McKenzie has added Jonathan A. Stevens to its tax practice as partner in the Firm's New York and Washington DC offices. Mr. Stevens was a partner in the tax group of Jones Day.

Mr. Stevens' practice involves all areas of federal taxation, focusing on the US and international tax aspects of acquisitions and dispositions, post-transaction integration of acquired businesses and intellectual property licensing and planning. In addition, he has advised foreign entities on the tax efficient structuring of their investments in the US, including issues such as withholding tax, FIRPTA, treaty analysis, and compliance with US reporting requirements.


Prior to joining Jones Day, Mr. Stevens was Senior Manager in the International Corporate Services Group with KPMG LLP in New York. He received a J.D. from Temple University in May 1997 and a B.S. in Business Administration (magna cum laude) and B.A. in History (cum laude) in May 1994 from the University of Richmond.


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