Miriam L. Fisher > Latham & Watkins LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Latham & Watkins LLP
WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304
United States
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Miriam Fisher is global Chair of the Tax Controversy Practice of Latham & Watkins, and her practice focuses on federal and state tax controversy and litigation.

Ms. Fisher has an active tax litigation practice in federal and state trial and appellate courts, where she successfully represents domestic and multinational businesses, nonprofits and high global wealth individuals in disputes involving a wide variety of sophisticated tax matters. 


Tax Partner



Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: contentious

(Hall of Fame)

Miriam FisherLatham & Watkins LLP

Applauded for ‘deftly assisting‘ clients, the team at Latham & Watkins LLP is involved in a number of large tax litigation matters. Well-respected Jean Pawlow is representing Citigroup in the US Court of Federal Claims, seeking a refund of taxes in excess of $400m. Pawlow also represents Siemens Corporation in US Tax Court litigation involving the gain on the distribution by a US subsidiary of an automotive parts business to its German parent. Group lead Miriam Fisher represented actor Johnny Depp in relation to tax issues arising from a lawsuit against his former financial managers; the case was resolved successfully. Alongside Brian McManus in Boston, Fisher is also representing Palace Exploration against allegations of abuse by the State of New York in a test case on appeal to New York’s Supreme Court. DC-based counsel Andrew Strelka works with numerous clients, including Siemens and Weyerhaeuser Company. Kimberly Eney joined as a counsel in Washington DC in July 2018 from Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.