Maria Smith is a tax associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Maria advises clients on tax considerations in connection with a wide range of public company and private equity transactions.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021, New York
  • 2016, Georgia (inactive)


  • New York University School of LawLL.M., Taxation2017
  • Emory University School of LawJ.D.2016
    Georgia Tax Conference Award for Excellence in Tax Courses
  • West Virginia UniversityB.S., Business Administration (Accounting)2012

    Beta Alpha Psi

    Alpha Kappa Psi

    Beta Gamma Sigma

Other Distinctions

Certified Public Accountant