Biography

Laurie McGee is a Senior Manager in Ernst & Young LLP’s National State and Local Real Estate Practice.  Laurie has over 19 years of public accounting experience in the state and local tax area including restructurings, transactional planning, mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, tax compliance and tax controversy. 

Laurie has significant experience providing state and local tax services to real estate companies including real estate investment trusts and real estate funds in the areas of income, franchise (net worth), sales and use property tax and transfer taxes.  Laurie has expertise working on large real estate transactions including due diligence and transaction tax planning from a state and local perspective.  Laurie has served as an advisor on transaction tax implications of REIT conversions, and state and local issues on inbound transactions considerations. 

Prior to joining EY, Laurie was a Managing Member at Accurate Assessment Solutions LLC, a Senior Manager at Deloitte LLP, and also worked for Crowe Chizek and Arthur Andersen.

Laurie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.  Laurie is a certified public accountant licensed in the state of Michigan and a mediator in the state of Michigan.