David Simon Fajardo

David Simon-Fajardo

Baker & McKenzie LLP


David is a Tax Associate in the Chicago Office. He pursued undergraduate studies at the University of California, Irvine and subsequently worked in the pharmaceutical industry before attending the University of Illinois for his JD.

Practice Focus

David advises on tax planning in the fields of international and real estate taxation including both US and international clients.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Research and due diligence in Real Estate Investment Trust matters. 
  • Work on various on structuring alternatives for Clients congruent with Tax and Investment strategies.


  • Illinois (2021)


  • University of Illinois (JD, Summa Cum Laude) (2021)
  • University of California (BS Biological Sciences) (2016)


  • English
  • Spanish