James Fuller is a partner in the Tax Group at Fenwick & West LLP in Mountain View, California. He is one of the world’s top 25 tax advisers, and one of the world’s leading transfer pricing advisers, according to Euromoney.
Fuller is the only U.S. tax adviser to receive a coveted Chambers star performer rating (higher than first tier), Chambers USA (2016), and one of the three “most highly regarded” U.S. tax practitioners according to Law and Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal (2015).
Chambers Global (2016) has Fuller in the first tier in both corporate tax and international tax, making him the only U.S. tax practitioner to be in the first tier in both categories. He’s also one of only six U.S. tax practitioners in the first tier in international tax.
Fenwick & West LLP has represented 6 of the Fortune Top 10 companies, over 50 of the Fortune 100 companies, and over 100 of the Fortune 500 companies in federal tax matters. Fenwick is first tier in Tax Planning, Tax Transactional, and Transfer Pricing, according to International Tax Review.
Nine Fenwick tax partners have appeared in Euromoney’s World’s Leading Tax Advisors, the fourth highest number of any U.S. accounting or law firm.
Fuller and his firm have served as counsel in well over 100 large-corporate IRS Appeals proceedings and over 70 federal tax court cases. Seven Fenwick tax partners, including Fuller, are among the world’s leading tax controversy leaders, according to ITR.
Fenwick & West was named San Francisco Tax Firm of the Year seven times by International Tax Review. Fenwick also was U.S. Tax Litigation Firm of the Year three times, and received multiple ITR M&A tax awards. These awards were given at ITR’s annual and well-attended Americas Awards Dinners in New York City.