Professor Levine is a partner in the tax practice group of Jones Day. Professor Levine advises on the tax aspects of corporate transactions, including international and domestic mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, spin-offs and other divestitures, restructurings, financings, and joint ventures. He has also has negotiated private letter rulings with the Internal Revenue Service in the corporate, financial instruments, and energy credit tax areas. He has advised on the tax aspects of structuring cross-border acquisitions and financial instruments. Before joining Jones Day, Mr. Levine was a senior manager in the national tax office of KPMG. Mr. Levine has been an adjunct professor at George Mason University School of Law, where he taught courses on corporate and international taxation. He has lectured at internal continuing professional education programs and participated as a panelist on programs addressing a wide range of topics from corporate tax to electronic commerce issues. Scott is vice chair of the D.C. Bar Tax Section’s Corporate Tax Committee.