Ellis Reemer is Head of DLA Piper's Tax Controversy Practice and represents clients in all aspects of sophisticated, challenging tax disputes, at the federal, state and local levels.
Ellis has more than 35 years of experience, first as a Senior Trial Attorney with the IRS Chief Counsel's office and then in private practice. His clients seek his advice and representation with respect to their most important and complex tax controversies and criminal tax matters.
In federal civil tax controversy matters, Ellis represents clients in IRS audits, in protests to the IRS Appeals Office, and in tax litigation in the United States Tax Court, the United States District Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims and United States Courts of Appeal.
In federal criminal tax matters, Ellis represents clients in all aspects of IRS criminal tax investigations as well as in grand jury investigations.
International tax enforcement is a priority for the Department of Justice and the IRS. Ellis represents clients seeking to become compliant with US (as well as state) tax laws regarding international tax issues.
LL.M., Taxation, New York University; J.D., St. John's University; B.A., Hunter College