Steven R. Schneider

Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP

Steven R. Schneider is a partner in Baker McKenzie’s Washington, DC office, and leads the firm’s passthroughs tax group. He started his career as a lawyer in the IRS’ national office and has had many years of national-level law firm and Big-4 accounting firm experience. Mr. Schneider also previously chaired the ABA Partnership Tax Committee. He has been teaching an advanced tax course on drafting partnership and LLC agreements at Georgetown University Law Center since 2005, is a regular speaker at national tax venues, and has published numerous articles on tax for Taxes: The Tax Magazine, Tax Notes, Bloomberg BNA and Journal of Taxation, among many others.

Mr. Schneider is a nationally recognized tax lawyer who focuses his practice on transactional, controversy and tax policy matters. He has significant tax experience in mergers & acquisitions, private equity and real estate funds, cross-border tax, partnerships, real estate, REITs, international investors (including sovereigns), and S corporations.