Alexander Lyman Reid

Alexander Lyman Reid

Partner, Baker Hostetler

Alexander Reid has practiced tax law for nearly 20 years and has a broad-based tax practice that includes tax controversy, tax planning and tax transactional matters. He represents taxpayers of all types under audit and at IRS Appeals, and counsels taxpayers seeking administrative guidance from the Internal Revenue Service and United States Department of the Treasury. He also provides advice to clients under investigation and advice regarding legislative tax matters being considered by Congress.

Alex also serves as national Team Leader of BakerHostetler’s Tax-Exempt Organizations and Charitable Giving Team. In that role, he works with numerous types of tax-exempt organizations, including colleges and universities, charities, foundations, museums and other non-profits and provides advice regarding planning, structuring, governance, investigations, tax compliance and transactional matters.

Alex previously served as legislation counsel to the Joint Committee on Taxation, United States Congress, and as a Fellow at the Office of Tax Policy, United States Department of Treasury.


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