Alison Maxwell concentrates her practice in international tax with a focus on operational structuring, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and post-acquisition integration.
Alison has assisted a wide range of clients, from startups to multibillion-dollar multinationals, in structuring acquisitions, cross-border financing, integrating legal entities and ensuring that the final international structure can efficiently meet both US and foreign compliance requirements. She has advised on large-scale international merger and acquisition transactions.
Alison is a frequent speaker on international tax matters. She is also a member of the firm’s Associate Evaluation Committee
St Jude Medical in connection with post-acquisition integration matters following four separate acquisitions of Thoratec Corporation, CardioMEMS, Nanostim and Spinal Modulation.
Qualcomm Incorporated in its joint venture with TDK Corporation to enable delivery of radio frequency front-end (RFFE) modules and RF filters into fully integrated systems for mobile devices and fast-growing business segments.
The Ohio State University Michael E Moritz College of Law (2005) JD.
University of Akron (2002) BS, International Business
Attorney-at-law admitted to the State Bar of California, US
Attorney-at-law admitted to the State Bar of Washington, US
Attorney-at-law admitted to the State Bar of Wisconsin, US.
Global 101: what you need to know when considering international expansion, 27 June 2017
''International Tax and Trade Policy Roundtable,'' held by Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle and DLA Piper, September 2015.
40 Under 40 Honoree, 2016
Puget Sound Business Journal