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Caplin & Drysdale Taps Mark D. Allison to Bolster Tax Practices in New York

June 16, 2011, Caplin & Drysdale

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Mark D. Allison has joined Caplin & Drysdale as a New York-based member in the Tax Controversies and Tax Litigation practices. Allison was previously a partner at Dewey & LeBoeuf where he worked on complex federal and state tax controversy and litigation matters. 

Allison has represented multinational corporations, financial institutions and individuals in cases presided over by the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Justice, the United States Attorney's Office and other government agencies. His litigation experience includes trials before the United States Tax Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims and federal district court.
"Mark's recognized international expertise in tax controversy matters brings additional strength to our firm's extensive practice in this area, " said Scott D. Michel, President of Caplin & Drysdale. "He is a thought leader in the field, and he will enhance our ability to provide unparalleled service to our clients in New York and around the world."

Prior to working in the private sector, Allison also served as attorney-advisor for the Honorable Julian I. Jacobs of the United States Tax Court and as a law clerk for the Honorable Joseph C. Small of the New Jersey Tax Court.

In addition to his public service and private practice experience, Allison also teaches as an adjunct professor at the New York University School of Law, and serves as the Vice Chair of the Court Procedure & Practice Committee of the American Bar Association, Tax Section.

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