Emily Parker represents taxpayers in IRS audits and appeals proceedings, state tax audits and hearings, and federal and state tax refund and deficiency litigation. She also advises on federal income tax and Texas tax planning, with expertise in taxation of natural resources and partnership and corporate transactions involving the petroleum industry. Emily has represented clients in a number of precedent-setting cases that decided important industry issues and developed previously unsettled issues of tax law.
She is hailed as a "terrific tax litigator who is practical, effective and can communicate with a broad range of people" and is described as "one of the best tax controversy lawyers in Texas," according to clients quoted by Chambers USA.
Emily was previously Acting Chief Counsel and Deputy Chief Counsel for the IRS. She is Board Certified in Tax Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.