Jonathan Hunt is a partner in the Tax Controversy practice of the Chicago office. Jonathan has experience representing corporate, partnership, and individual taxpayers in tax matters under IRS examination, in IRS appeals and in cases filed in the US Tax Court and Court of Federal Claims. Primary representations include: transfer pricing matters, including audit, administrative appeals, and litigation matters relating to cross-border transfer pricing of tangible and intangible property as well as advising taxpayers on transfer pricing structures including mergers and acquisitions, research and development cost sharing arrangements, and restructurings. Jonathan also has experience with economic substance issues and income tax accounting issues.
Mayer Brown was recently named Tax Controversy Team of the Year for the second consecutive year in the Legal 500 United States Awards. "Mayer Brown is 'among the best' and fields a large team…dedicated exclusively to tax controversy and transfer pricing," said Legal 500 and its sources in the US edition. The firm is “regularly seen in the most high-profile controversy cases before the US Tax Court” and produced “yet another impressive run of work” in 2014.