Sophia Han is a tax partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Sophia's practice focuses on the tax aspects of domestic M&A and the renewable energy sector. She regularly advises project sponsors, tax equity investors and lenders on energy tax credits, project developments and financings, and M&A transactions for wind, solar and energy storage assets. Sophia represents clients on a variety of other federal income tax matters. Her experience also includes advising clients across a variety of industries, including medical device, retail and tech, on transfer pricing disputes.



Adjunct Professor, New York University School of Law, Applied Tax Equity Financing, 2023–2024


Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • Korean
  • English


  • New York University School of LawLL.M.2016
  • New York University School of LawJ.D.2014
    Journal of Law and Business
  • New York University Stern School of Business B.S., Finance & Economic Theory2011