Philip J. Levine is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm’s Washington, D.C. office. He focuses his practice on both domestic and international corporate tax issues related to reorganizations, spinoffs, acquisitions and dispositions, and consolidated returns matters. He is a frequent speaker on these issues at seminars sponsored by bar associations and other organizations.
Prior to joining the Firm, Philip served as Deputy Associate Chief Counsel and as Assistant Chief Counsel of the Corporate Division of the Office of Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service, where he was responsible for determining the organization’s position with respect to virtually all significant regulations, rulings, legislation and tax controversies, both on audit and in litigation relating to corporate taxation. He also selected corporate tax projects for inclusion on the annual Guidance Priorities List. In addition, he served as principal spokesperson for the Internal Revenue Service in meetings and public hearings regarding corporate tax issues. Prior to joining the IRS, Philip worked in private practice in New York.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Philip J. Levine