Alison Chen Named One of Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Award Winners

(Houston) – Alison Chen, a tax partner in Akin Gump’s Houston office, has been selected by Houston Business Journal as one of its 40 Under 40 award winners for 2016.

Chen’s practice focuses on U.S. federal income tax aspects of domestic and international transactions, primarily within the energy sector. Along with the other winners, she will be profiled in a special section of the Business Journal next month and honored at an event in Houston on October 27.

The publication received more than 500 nominations for the award, which recognizes individuals from across all industries. This year’s honorees include leaders at for-profit and nonprofit companies, Texas political officials and a member of the clergy.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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