Lieb, Elizabeth A.

Elizabeth A. Lieb

Of Counsel
Baker & McKenzie LLP


Elizabeth Lieb practices in the area of international tax planning. Ms. Lieb handles a variety of international tax planning matters for multinational corporations, including structuring and implementing international operations, such as intangible property arrangements, and manufacturing and services supply chains. She also advises on subpart F planning, tax treaties, and the tax aspects of multijurisdictional post-acquisition integrations, separations and other corporate reorganizations.

Previously, Ms. Lieb worked as a tax associate in the Silicon Valley, California office of Shearman & Sterling LLP, and as attorney advisor to the Honorable Carleton D. Powell of the US Tax Court. Ms. Lieb has lectured on Section 956 Investments in United States Property for Bloomberg/BNA, and Income Tax Treaties for Networking Seminars. She also co-authored "Changes to the Tax Shelter Rules After the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004" in Practical Tax Lawyer (February 2006).

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Section on Taxation
  • State Bar of California - Section on Taxation


  • California~United States (2001)


  • New York University School of Law (LL.M. Taxation) (2002)
  • California Western School of Law (J.D. cum laude) (2001)
  • University of Iowa (B.S. Honors & Distinction) (1997)


  • English
Co-author, Changes to the "Tax Shelter" Rules After the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004, 20 No. 2 Prac. Tax. Law. 17 (2006).