NYSBA Annual Meeting Tax Section Panel

New York State Bar Association

Speaking Engagement | January.23.2018 | 2:15pm - 4:00pm (Eastern Standard Time)

New York Hilton Midtown
Orrick tax partner Peter Connors will be speaking at the New York State Bar Association's 2018 Annual Meeting in New York on January 23, 2018. Peter will be part of the panel discussion "Comprehensive Reform of the U.S. International Tax System", which will focus on the international aspects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs act.

CLE Credits Available: Y



  • Finance Sector
  • Steuern
  • Unternehmensbesteuerung
  • Internationales Steuerrecht
  • Renewable Energy
  • Restructuring
  • Swaps und andere Hedges
  • Steuerstreitigkeiten
  • Blockchain and Virtual Currency

Peter Connors Partner

New York

According to Chambers, his peers state that Peter is “an outstanding international tax practitioner” who is admired for the strength of his activity in the field of cross-border transactions and is ”an excellent lawyer who has a diverse practice.” According to Legal 500, “Peter Connors is well-versed in terms of the taxation of financial products and financial institutions.”

Peter serves as President of the USA Branch of the International Fiscal Association. From 2020 to 2021, he was President of the American College of Tax Counsel. He now serves as chair of the College’s Amicus Brief Committee and on the ABA Tax Section’s Distinguished Service Award Committee.

Before joining Orrick, Peter was a principal in the International Tax Services Group of Ernst & Young in New York.

A prolific author, with over 150 published articles on tax-related subjects, Peter is considered a thought leader in the field of taxation. He is co-author of T.M. Portfolio 543 -2d (”The Mark to Market Rules of Section 475") and the author of T.M. Portfolio 909-3d (”The Branch-Related Taxes of Section 884 “).

He has been recognized by every edition of Best Lawyers in America since 2015.