Lucy Alberto

Lucy J. Alberto

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Lucy Joo Alberto is a tax partner in the Firm’s New York office. She joined Baker McKenzie in 2006.

Practice Focus

Lucy advises on the US tax aspects of acquisitions, restructurings, spin-offs, and inbound and outbound investments. She also represents clients in connection with controversy matters.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised a Fortune 500 company in legal entity restructuring involving 60 jurisdictions.
  • Advised client in the tax aspects involved in several acquisitions exceeding USD1 billion.
  • Assisted client in obtaining several favorable administrative rulings in connection with business separations.
  • Represented Fortune 500 companies in handling tax audits and appeals.
  • Represented client in obtaining favorable settlement with the IRS on a multimillion dollar debt recharacterization dispute.


  • New York~United States (2007)


  • Boston College (J.D.) (2006)
  • Stanford University (Master of Arts) (2000)
  • Stanford University (B.A., Honors) (2000)


  • English
  • Korean