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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
2300 N. Field Street
Suite 1800
Dallas, TX 75201-2481
United States
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Work Department

Partner, Corporate


Julia Pashin provides tax advice to clients on a broad range of M&A and private equity transactional matters with a particular focus on energy transactions. She has advised on various structuring aspects of upstream oil and gas asset acquisitions and divestitures, drilling joint venture transactions, midstream joint ventures and like-kind exchanges.

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Julia Pashin joined Akin Gump as Partner in 2022.


  • Member, Attorneys Serving the Community.
  • Member, Women’s Energy Network – North Texas Chapter.
  • Volunteer, Big Brothers Big Sisters.


J.D., Southern Methodist University School of Law, magna cum laude, 2012

B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin, with honors, 2009

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

Fielding teams across several major regional hubs, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is widely praised by clients for its capabilities in big-ticket corporate deals and restructurings, working with a diverse array of entities from the worlds of asset management, energy, entertainment, and consumer goods. In New York, practice co-heads Stuart E Leblang  and Patrick B Fenn are recommended for their respective expertise in regulatory frameworks and acquisition structuring, while Olivier De Moor is noted for his investment fund capabilities.  In Texas, Houston-based Alison Chen  anchors the firm’s MLP tax offering, working with various energy sector players on transactions and restructurings. Shariff Barakat, a domestic infrastructure and renewable energy tax specialist, joined the Washington DC office from Nixon Peabody LLP in September 2021, and Julia Pashin the Dallas office from Shearman & Sterling LLP in early 2022. Ron Nardini and Stuart Sinclaire have left the practice.