Leah Gruen is counsel in the Firm's Global Tax Practice Group in Chicago. She provides tax structuring advice to corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, REITs and other pass-through entities. Leah focuses on advising US and non-US clients on federal income tax issues. She is experienced in tax matters related to joint ventures, private equity fund investments, real estate transactions and like-kind exchanges. Leah also works with clients at early stages of tax controversies from the audit level to IRS Appeals.