Martin, Lance C.

Lance C. Martin

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Lance Martin has been practicing in the area of international tax planning since he joined Baker McKenzie in 1998. He previously served as an international tax attorney for Agilent Technologies and was a tax accountant in the San Francisco office of Deloitte & Touche from 1993 to 1995. Mr. Martin is a member of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of California.

Practice Focus

Mr. Martin works with multinational companies on international tax issues, focusing on planning. He has assisted companies to structure and implement intangible property development arrangements; structure manufacturing, distribution, and services supply chains; develop and document transfer pricing positions; reorganize through spin-offs, divestitures, and joint ventures; integrate acquired companies and assets; repatriate and borrow funds to meet US cash needs; structure and implement intercompany financing arrangements; utilize losses; seek foreign tax incentives for foreign business investments; evaluate and operate under foreign parent company structures; and develop and implement solutions for a wide variety of US and international tax issues.

Professional Associations and Memberships

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


  • California~United States (1999)


  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law (J.D.) (1998)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (B.S., summa cum laude) (1993)


  • English

Previous Offices

  • San Francisco