Jean A. Pawlow, Esq. is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP, based in its
Washington, D.C., office. She is a member of the U.S. & International Tax Practice Group and the chair of the Federal Tax Controversy Practice. Ms. Pawlow focuses her practice on federal tax controversies and has been involved in significant tax litigation matters for nearly 25 years. A frequent speaker on tax controversy matters, she is one of only nine lawyers recognized nationally in the United States for tax litigation by PLC Which Lawyer? , and the Legal 500 has named her a “Leading Lawyer” every year since 2009, and quotes a client who described her as “A pleasure to work with, clever, an excellent advocate, personable and possessed of an instinctive business understanding.” Ms. Pawlow was nationally ranked as a leading tax litigation lawyer in the 2010, 2011, and 2012 editions of Chambers USA as “one of the preeminent tax lawyers in the U.S.” and was also listed in Best Lawyers in America 2012 and 2013.