Jay H Zimbler is senior counsel in Sidley’s Chicago office. He focuses on federal income tax matters with an emphasis on contested matters, Subchapter C and the taxation of foreign related transactions. Mr Zimbler has handled complex appellate cases and planning matters for a variety of multinational corporations nationwide.
He has been a speaker at the University of Chicago Tax Conference, the Colorado Springs Tax Institute, the Bank Administration Tax Institute Tax Conference, the Tax Executives Institute, the World Trade Institute, the International Fiscal Association and the Chicago Bar Association. Mr Zimbler is a CPA.
Mr Zimbler received his JD (cum laude) from Harvard Law School in 1975 and his BA (with highest honours, Phi Beta Kappa) from the University of Michigan in 1972. Admissions include the US Tax Court, the US Court of Federal Claims, the US Court of Appeals, the US District Court and Illinois.
WWL says: Jay Zimbler is the “first port of call for complex tax controversy issues” and clients were particularly enamoured with his “tough and determined approach on their behalf”.
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