Chesler, Robin A.

Robin A. Chesler

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Robin Chesler has more than 25 years of experience advising US-based multinational corporations with respect to international tax planning and implementing restructurings. She is co-author of BNA Tax Management Portfolio No. 555, Federal Taxation of Software and E-Commerce.

Practice Focus

Robin advises US based multinational corporations with respect to international tax planning. She works with companies in all industries, especially those having significant intellectual property, including software, semiconductor, e-commerce, biotechnology, online platform technology, and pharmaceutical companies.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Member, Section on Taxation
  • Harvard Club of Silicon Valley - Member
  • State Bar of California - Member


  • U.S. Tax Court~United States (1990)
  • California~United States (1989)


  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law (J.D.) (1989)
  • Harvard University (B.A. Comparative Literature) (1986)


  • English

Previous Offices

  • San Francisco