Law360 (October 18, 2019, 6:25 PM EDT) — Alston & Bird LLP has named a former chair of Baker McKenzie’s Washington, D.C., tax practice group as a partner, the firm has announced.
Richard Slowinski, who focuses on global tax planning and transfer pricing controversies, will lend his expertise to the firm’s Washington, D.C., office, Alston said in its Oct. 10 announcement. His clients, U.S. and foreign companies, span several industries including electrical equipment and electronics, automobiles, financial services, e-commerce and pharmaceuticals, the firm added.
Slowinski told Law360 he thought it was a “tremendous opportunity” to join a firm that has a “sophisticated and dedicated tax practice.”
“It’s a top-tier…