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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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Natalie Keller’s practice focuses on all aspects of tax controversies, including audits, administrative appeals and litigation. She has litigated cases in the US Tax Court, Court of Federal Claims, district and bankruptcy courts and courts of appeal. She also advises US and foreign multinational clients on intercompany transfer pricing planning and compliance, resolution of transfer pricing audits and competent authority. Her transfer pricing experience includes significant cases in the automotive, consumer electronics and pharmaceutical industries.


University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D., Order of the Coif, 1997; University of Montana, B.S., with high honors, 1992.

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United States > Tax > US taxes: contentious

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Natalie KellerKirkland & Ellis LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advises clients on tax issues ranging from pre-audit planning to audits, through administrative appeals and post-appeals mediation, as well as tax litigation both in federal and state courts. Leveraging a market-leading private equity practice, the team regularly acts for prominent private equity funds and their portfolio companies in tax audits and related proceedings. Chicago-based practice co-leader Todd Maynes has core strengths in tax litigation relating to and arising from restructurings, and bankruptcies and insolvencies, while joint practice head Natalie Keller (also in Chicago) is a name to note for IRS audits and appeals, as well as tax litigation. A number of new members have recently joined the firm, among them are Michael Greenberg in Los Angeles from DLA Piper LLP (US), Paul Patrow in Chicago from Faegre Baker Daniels, Philip Cooke in New York from Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, Anne Kim in Los Angeles from Proskauer Rose LLP, and Sehj Vather in New York from Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.