Emily Risher

Associate
Emily Risher
Practice
Tax

Overview

Emily A. Risher is a tax attorney in Holland & Knight's Dallas office. Ms. Risher focuses her practice on federal income taxation issues related to corporations and partnerships, as well as real estate investment trusts (REITs) and nonprofit entities.

In addition, Ms. Risher provides clients with tax planning advice on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), financing, restructurings and joint venture transactions, as well as other aspects of transactional tax. Ms. Risher also has experience representing taxpayers in Internal Revenue Service (IRS) audits, appeals and federal income tax litigation.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Risher worked for a large financial planning company, where she gained experience in individual wealth planning services and investment strategies.

Credentials

Education
  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.
  • The University of Alabama, B.S., Accounting, summa cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas, Tax Section
Spoken Languages
  • English

Publications