Tamara Levin is a partner in Baker McKenzie's San Francisco/Palo Alto Tax Practice Group. She regularly advises companies, mostly in technology-based industries, on transfer pricing and tax planning matters, including structuring and implementing international operations, cross-border transactions, and post acquisition integrations. Tamara speaks at internal workshops and seminars, as well as external events sponsored by Bloomberg BNA and the Tax Executives Institute. Tamara has extensive experience representing US and foreign multinational companies in a variety of technology-based industries, including software, semiconductor, communications, biotechnology, medical equipment, and online service businesses. Tamara advises companies on tax aspects of intercompany transactions, including analyzing and documenting transactions and developing pricing policies. Tamara assists clients to comply with complex US and international transfer pricing rules and to anticipate and prepare for global controversies in this area. Tamara also provides tax planning advice for mergers, acquisitions and post-acquisition integrations.