Rocco V. Femia is a member of Miller & Chevalier Chartered. Mr. Femia’s practice focuses on counseling and advocacy work on behalf of U.S. and foreign-based multinational enterprises. These projects typically involve complex, highly technical U.S. international tax, tax treaty, and transfer pricing issues often involving hundreds of millions or billions of dollars. Mr. Femia has counseled clients with respect to the U.S. international tax consequences of their cross-border business operations, including issues involving supply chain planning, funding arrangements and cash management (including repatriation). Mr. Femia’s transfer pricing work has included the negotiation of Advance Pricing Agreements with the IRS and other tax authorities, the resolution of disputes through the Competent Authority or MAP process and the resolution of disputes with the IRS through the administrative Appeals process and litigation.
Mr. Femia is a former Associate International Tax Counsel at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Policy. While at the Treasury, Mr. Femia had responsibility for a broad spectrum of U.S. tax treaty and international tax regulatory and legislative matters.
Mr. Femia writes and speaks regularly on a variety of international tax and transfer pricing issues, and is a former Adjunct Professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. Mr. Femia graduated, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center in 1995. He received his B.A. in Economics from Duke University in 1991.