Intellectual Property

Transfer Pricing

NERA's Transfer Pricing Capabilities

NERA's Transfer Pricing Practice helps clients minimize tax risks resulting from transfer prices while optimizing their global supply chains. Our transfer pricing experts utilize market-based pricing techniques including value-chain and industry structure analyses, benchmarking studies, and rigorous valuation methodologies to design intercompany pricing policies grounded in sound business strategy and well-established economic principles. The results are transfer pricing solutions that meet both business objectives and the arm's length requirements imposed by national tax administrations.

Our Approach 

Our direct, hands-on approach to transfer pricing enables us to offer our clients more competitive fees, to produce higher quality products, and to provide our clients with a more effective collaboration. Because we are a firm of unbiased economic practitioners, many of the leading law firms from around the world have engaged us to create valuable and sustainable solutions for their multinational corporate clients.

Name Title Location Phone Email
Dr. Harlow Higinbotham Managing Director Chicago +1 312 573 2803
+86 21 6103 5544
+86 10 6533 4395
Dr. Hiroaki Ishigaki Managing Director Tokyo +81 3 3500 3295
Dr. Emmanuel Llinares Managing Director
Head of Global Transfer Pricing
+33 1 70 75 01 93
+41 22 819 94 94
+44 20 7659 8650
Sébastien Gonnet Director Paris + 33 1 45 02 30 00
Dr. Stuart L. Harshbarger Director White Plains, NY +1 914 448 4185
Nihan Mert-Beydilli Associate Director Los Angeles +1 213 346 3035
Bryan Ray Associate Director White Plains, NY +1 914 448 4004
Dr. Vladimir Starkov Associate Director Chicago +1 312 573 2806
Pim Fris Affiliated Consultant Brussels
+32 2 282 4355
+33 1 70 75 01 91
Dr. Alexander Voegele Affiliated Consultant Frankfurt +49 69 710 447 501
Title Type Author
Unpacking the Economic Toolbox: How to Make Sense of Your Economic Expert’s Analysis Published Article By Sheng Li, Christine Meyer and Gabriella Monahova
The Limited Role of Analytical Approach to Reasonable Royalty Published Article Dr. Alan Cox
Geistiges Eigentum (Intellectual Property) Book By Dr. Alexander Voegele
Specifics of Permanent Establishments in Germany Published Article By Dr. Alexander Voegele with former NERA Analyst Chunyu Zhang
Coping with the Economic Downturn: Comparing Arm's Length Benchmarks During a Volume ... Published Article By Dr. Harlow Higinbotham with former NERA Consultant Dr. Seen Meng Chew
Transfer Pricing in France in 2009 Published Article By Sébastien Gonnet with Julien Monsenego of Dechert LLP
Comments to the Proposed Revision of Chapters I-III of the OECD Transfer Pricing Guid... Regulatory Filing
Why Transfer Pricing is Relevant to Premiership Football Published Article By Pim Fris and Tom Coriano with Dr. Graham Poole
Transfer Pricing in Troubled Times Published Article By Nihan Mert-Beydilli et al.
The New Temporary Cost Sharing Regulations: What Needs to be Done? Brief By Harlow N. Higinbotham and Stuart L. Harshbarger et al.