CHICAGO (January 17, 2008) — McDermott Will & Emery is pleased to announce that the Firm has been ranked in International Tax Review’s World Tax 2008. The following are the tax practice area rankings, as well as the tax lawyers who were mentioned in the World Tax 2008 guide.
Carlo Maria Paolella
Peter M.W. Nias, Tax
Robert H. Dilworth
Elizabeth A. Erickson
Peter L. Faber
Jean A. Pawlow
James A. Riedy
Blake D. Rubin
Tax Review’s World Tax 2008 noted that McDermott’s German tax practice is where, "The practitioners have developed to a standard that is sought after by international and local clients." The publication also commented that in the Firm's Washington, D.C. office, "The new additions add to the firm's abilities in real estate, controversy, transfer pricing and finance." In regard to McDermott's growing Italy office, World Tax 2008 declared the lawyers are, "Highly rated tax consultants [who] are expected to strengthen their new firm's tax department."
World Tax 2008 is a comprehensive guide to the world's leading tax firms and advisers. Researchers and journalists from International Tax Review interviewed corporate tax directors and advisers to compile the tiers of leading firms and lists of leading individuals in World Tax 2008. For more information visit http://www.internationaltaxreview.com/.
In 1934, McDermott opened a law practice that focused exclusively on taxes. Today, McDermott Will & Emery has one of the largest and most comprehensive law firm tax practices in the world, advising our clients on all tax-related areas, including corporate, employee benefits, private clients, state and local taxation, and international matters. Our depth of experience and sophisticated resources enable us to serve every tax need of our clients. We provide our clients with innovative ideas and sound judgment.