Nick is a partner who specializes in tax planning and controversy. Prior to joining the firm, Nick was a Senior Attorney at the IRS Office of the Chief Counsel, where he drafted technical advice memoranda and private letter rulings, provided technical advice regarding tax litigation, and was a member of the cryptocurrency working group. Nick was previously a member of Baker McKenzie’s Tax Practice Group in Washington, D.C. He has experience representing multinational companies, domestic businesses, and individuals involved in federal income tax litigation, domestic and cross border transactions, and administrative tax disputes. He was also on the Managing Board of the Virginia Tax Review and clerked for the Honorable Alan G. Lance, Sr. at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. Before becoming a lawyer, Nick served as a combat parachute infantryman in the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division.
Nick is driven to resolve tax problems as thoroughly and efficiently as possible. He routinely represents businesses and individuals in complex federal and international tax matters. Nick’s practice covers all facets of the tax dispute resolution process, including audits, appeals, and litigation. Nick also provides technical advice and analysis with respect to domestic and international tax planning.
- Tax Controversy and Litigation
- Tax Planning
- University of Virginia School of Law, JD
- Rochester Institute of Technology, BS, BSBA, summa cum laude
- United States Tax Court
- District of Columbia Bar
- State Bar of Texas
- The Florida Bar
PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE
- Internal Revenue Service, Office of the Chief Counsel, Washington, D.C.
- Baker McKenzie, LLP, Washington, D.C.
- Exxon Mobil Corporation, Houston, TX