Miller & Chevalier was founded in 1920 as the first federal tax practice in the U.S. and has successfully represented our corporate clients in all facets of federal tax law for nearly a century. Over the past several years, we have represented more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100 and approximately 30 percent of the Global 100.

We provide comprehensive tax representation for our clients. The firm’s tax policy practice works for our clients’ interests before lawmakers and the Treasury Department. Our tax consulting practice handles the U.S. federal tax aspects of complex multinational transactions. Our tax controversy practice resolves clients’ most difficult problems through IRS administrative processes. And our firm has experienced tax litigators and has litigated many of the most significant tax cases on record.

Our tax department includes many lawyers with experience at the IRS, the Treasury Department, the Department of Justice, the United States Tax Court, and on Capitol Hill. Our tax lawyers have a broad range of technical experience spanning financial products and structured finance, international tax, tax accounting, corporate tax, partnership tax, transfer pricing, criminal tax, tax policy, tax credits and incentives, taxation of natural resources, and withholding tax issues. We apply our technical skills in multiple venues: corporate boardrooms, the halls of Treasury and Congress, the IRS National Office, IRS Appeals and Examination offices throughout the country, the Tax Court, the Court of Federal Claims, multiple federal district and circuit courts, and the Supreme Court.

  • Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service
  • Assistant Commissioner (Technical), Internal Revenue Service
  • Tax Assistant to the Solicitor General, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Acting Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service
  • Deputy Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service
  • Counselor to the Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service
  • Majority Tax Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means
  • Senior Counsel and Lead Economic Policy Advisor, Senior Member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
  • Tax and Trade Counsel, Senior Member of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means
  • Advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Honors Attorney, Office of the Associate Chief Counsel (International), Internal Revenue Service
  • Honors Attorney, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Staff Attorney, United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
  • Legislative Director, U.S. Senate
  • Associate International Tax Counsel, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Chambers USA: Tax Team of the Year, 2016
  • Chambers USA: Tax: Controversy (Nationwide), 2007 - 2020
  • Chambers USA: Government Relations: Specialist Tax Firms (Nationwide), 2019 - 2020
  • Chambers USA: Tax (District of Columbia), 2003 - 2020
  • Chambers USA: Tax: Corporate & Finance (Nationwide), 2020
  • Legal 500: Tax: Non-Contentious (U.S.), 2013 - 2019
  • Legal 500: Tax: International Tax (U.S.), 2013 - 2019
  • Legal 500: Tax: Contentious (U.S.), 2007 - 2019
  • Legal 500: Government: Government Relations (US), 2015 - 2019
  • U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms": Litigation - Tax (National), 2011 - 2020
  • U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms": Tax Law (National), 2010 - 2020
  • U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms": Litigation - Tax (District of Columbia), 2011 - 2020
  • U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms": Tax Law (District of Columbia), 2010 - 2020
  • International Tax Review "Americas Tax Awards": Americas Tax Policy Firm of the Year, 2012-2013, 2015 - 2016
  • International Tax Review "Americas Tax Awards": Washington, DC Tax Firm of the Year, 2013
  • International Tax Review "Americas Tax Awards": Washington, DC Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year, 2012
  • International Tax Review: World Tax (Washington, DC), 2012, 2014 - 2020 
  • International Tax Review: World Transfer Pricing (National), 2014 - 2020
  • International Tax Review: Tier 1 U.S. Firm, Tax Planning Survey, 2018