Patricia Sweeney, Maria Jones and Linda Carlisle Named 2015 Women in Tax Leaders By International Tax Review


Washington, D.C., October 2, 2015 -- Miller & Chevalier Chartered today announced that firm Members Patricia Sweeney, Maria Jones and Linda Carlisle were named in the inaugural version of International Tax Review's (ITR) 2015 Women in Tax Leaders publication. The publication is a guide identifying leading female tax practitioners from more than 25 countries around the world.

ITR researchers and journalists make selections based on a minimum number of nominations received from peers and clients as well as evidence of outstanding success in the past year. Inclusion in the guide is defined by lawyers' technical ability, achievement of client objectives, seniority in the organization, leadership in policy development with government and profile in representative associations.

"We commend Patricia, Maria and Linda for their tremendous efforts to resolve complex tax issues on behalf of our clients," said George Hani, Chair of Miller & Chevalier's Tax Department. "This international recognition highlights the contributions and impact these outstanding women have on our profession globally."

About International Tax Review

Established in 1990, International Tax Review is a leading monthly publication on international tax strategy and cross-border tax issues. The publication's annual directories provide comprehensive guides to the world's top tax practices and practitioners, and rank tax advisory firms based on extensive market research and interviews with corporate tax directors and other leading tax practitioners.

About Miller & Chevalier

Founded in 1920, Miller & Chevalier is a Washington, DC law firm with a global perspective and leading practices in Tax, Employee Benefits (including ERISA), International Law and Business, White Collar and Internal Investigations, Complex Litigation, and Government Affairs. In an era of big law, Miller & Chevalier is a top-ranked firm sharply focused on targeted areas that interact with the federal government. Over the past three years, the firm's lawyers have represented more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100, one-quarter of the Fortune 500 and approximately 30 percent of the Global 100. Based in Washington, DC, a significant number of firm lawyers have held senior positions in the U.S. government and have written many of the regulations they currently help clients navigate. For more information on the firm, visit


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