Megan A. Christensen

Megan Christensen is a partner in the Tax, Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Practice and is resident in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Ms. Christensen concentrates her practice in federal income taxation. She advises both taxable and tax-exempt clients in a broad array of areas, including New Markets Tax Credit; obtaining, maintaining, and retaining tax-exempt status; nonprofit governance; Subchapter S corporation formation and operation; partnerships and limited liability companies; and federal, state, and local civil tax controversies, including audits, administrative appeals, and litigation.

Prior to joining Manatt, Ms. Christensen was a partner at an international law firm, where she concentrated her practice in federal income taxation.

Ms. Christensen participated in a clinical program through Washington University School of Law during her third year of law school, where she clerked in the office of the majority tax counsel of the Senate Finance Committee.

Good to know

Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Not-For-Profit Organizations, 2) Tax and 3) Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
Law School New York University School of Law (LL.M.,2006);Washington and Lee University School of Law (J.D.,2005)
Education College of William & Mary (B.A.,1996)
Bar Member / Association District of Columbia State Bar Associations,Virginia State Bar Associations
Most recent firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/meganachristensen
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