In the International Tax Review's 2001 survey of leading North American tax advisors, Kirkland & Ellis is named a top provider of Tax Planning and Tax Transactions, including the areas of mergers & acquisitions, transfer pricing, cross border transactions, and indirect taxes in the Central region. Kirkland is also named as a top advisor in mergers & acquisitions on the East Coast. On an individual basis, Chicago partner Raymond Wexler is included in the top 10 list of leading tax advisors in the Central region.
These distinctions are reserved for firms and individual practitioners who have demonstrated knowledge, creativity, responsiveness and innovation in developing tax strategies for their clients. Results are compiled from the responses of in-house tax experts and CFOs at leading international corporations and financial institutions.