Nelson Yates assists taxpayers both with federal income tax controversy matters as well as tax planning. Nelson’s primary areas of experience include transfer pricing and international tax. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, he was an associate at another international law firm where he advised clients on transfer pricing disputes. Nelson also spent three years focused on international tax planning at a Big 4 accounting firm. He holds an LL.M. in taxation from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, where he graduated with honors.
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 2012, LL.M., Tax, with honors
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2008, J.D.
Ohio University, 2002, B.B.A., Finance
US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Tax, Law360 (2017)