Jim Fuller is a partner in the tax group at Fenwick & West LLP in Mountain View, California. He is one of the world’s top 25 tax advisers, according to Euromoney.
Fuller is described as one of the three “most highly regarded” US tax practitioners in Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal (2015), and is the only US tax adviser to receive a coveted Chambers “star performer” rating (higher than first tier) in Chambers USA (2016).
Ten Fenwick tax partners have appeared in Euromoney’s World’s Leading Tax Advisors, seven appear in ITR’s World’s Tax Controversy Leaders and five have appeared in Euromoney’s World’s Leading Transfer Pricing Advisors.
Fenwick & West LLP has represented six of the Fortune Top 10 companies, over 50 of the Fortune 100 companies, and over 100 of the Fortune 500 companies in federal tax matters. Fenwick is first tier in tax planning, tax transactional, and transfer pricing, according to International Tax Review.
Fuller and his firm have served as counsel in over 150 large corporate IRS appeals proceedings and over 70 federal tax court cases.
In the past few years, Fenwick & West was named San Francisco Tax Firm of the Year eight times by International Tax Review. Fenwick also was named ITR’s US Tax Litigation Firm of the Year three times and has received multiple ITR M&A tax awards including Americas M&A Tax Firm of the Year and Western US Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year. These awards were given at ITR’s annual and well-attended Americas Awards Dinners in New York City.
WWL says: According to clients, Fuller is “truly first rate” and “has the innate ability to always be one step ahead."
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