Leah Davis Patrick is a partner in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Leah Davis Patrick's practice focuses on U.S. federal income tax controversy matters and litigation. Leah represents large companies and high net worth individuals nationwide in tax disputes with the IRS. Leah regularly assists clients in matters involving complex tax controversies and assists individuals, partnerships, and corporations in navigating challenging income and excise tax issues. Her practice also includes advising clients regarding the tax-efficient structuring of business mergers, acquisitions and dispositions and transactions involving corporations, partnerships, and S corporations.