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Nicholas R. Peterson



Emory University – School of Law, J.D.

Emory University – Goizueta Business School, M.B.A.

Colgate University, B.A., Economics Major and Applied Mathematics Minor

Bar Admissions

New York


Nick Peterson is an associate in Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s Atlanta office. Nick represents taxpayers in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service and advises individual and corporate clients on U.S. inbound and outbound tax matters.  As part of his tax controversy practice, Nick assists clients with voluntary disclosures, foreign account reporting (FBAR), and the foreign account tax compliance act (FATCA). As part of his transactional practice, Nick assists clients with the new provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, specifically repatriation tax under Section 965, Base Erosion and Anti-Abuse Tax (BEAT), Foreign Derived Intangible Income (FDII), and Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income (GILTI).

Prior to joining Chamberlain Hrdlicka, Nick worked at Ernst & Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers assisting clients with international tax compliance and reporting, cross‐border investments and reorganizations, and transfer pricing compliance and planning.

Professional Affiliations

  • Emory Corporate Governance and Accountability Review, former Executive Managing Editor
  • Philip C. Cook Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, former Student Attorney (provided pro bono federal tax controversy resolution services to low-income taxpayers)