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Holland & Hart Adds Partner William Colgin and Associate Diana Myers

By on May 2, 2019 in Announcements

Holland & Hart announces the addition of tax partner William Colgin and tax associate Diana Myers.

In a release, the firm said Colgin and Myers are the latest additions to the firm’s expanding Tax and Benefits Practice, which also recently added one partner and three new associates.

Colgin focuses primarily on large-dollar, complicated, and contentious disputes, and will work closely with the Government Investigations and White Collar Defense team on criminal tax matters. Bill litigates in the U.S. Tax Court, federal district courts, state courts, and appellate courts throughout the country on a wide variety of tax issues including international transfer pricing, foreign asset and bank account compliance, intellectual property, economic substance, partnership tax, employment and benefits, and other high-profile areas of tax dispute.

Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Colgin was a partner at Morgan Lewis in Silicon Valley, where he was local practice group leader for the firm’s West Coast tax practice. Colgin began his career as a civil trial attorney in the Tax Division of the U.S. Department of Justice with primary case dockets in Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah. Colgin is admitted to practice in California and Virginia, and he is temporarily authorized to practice in Colorado pending admission under C.R.C.P. 205.6.

Myers has international tax experience from her practice at Baker McKenzie in Chicago. Prior to joining Holland & Hart, she worked for the chief tax strategist at Northern Trust Corporation, covering tax reform legislation for the company and its clients. Myers is admitted to practice in Wyoming, Illinois, and Massachusetts.