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Member, Advisory Council Charitable Organizations Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association

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Member, American Bar Association Tax Section

Member, Philadelphia Bar Association

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Frances Emmeline Babb

1701 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103-2921
United States
Phone: +1.215.963.5169
Fax: +1.215.963.5001

Frances Emmeline Babb is an associate in Morgan Lewis's Tax Practice. The attorneys in our Tax Practice aim to develop and implement tax-efficient structuring to satisfy client objectives. With lawyers in the United States and Europe, our Tax Practice plays a key role in the federal, state, local, and international taxation aspects of the firm's corporate transactions. Ms. Babb focuses her practice on tax planning for matters involving a broad range of corporate, partnership, international, and tax-exempt issues.

Ms. Babb earned her J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2007, where she was a student attorney for the Art Law Clinic. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Babb worked at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in its external affairs department. She earned her B.A., summa cum laude, in anthropology and history of art, with a minor in classical studies, from the University of Pennsylvania in 2003.

Ms. Babb is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania.


  • Harvard Law School, 2007, J.D.
  • University of Pennsylvania, 2003, B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa