Emily Bivona is an associate whose practice focuses on taxation and general business matters, including mergers and acquisitions, entity formation, and corporate governance. She has experience in individual and business tax planning, advising companies and business owners on a variety of transactional issues, and representing clients before federal and state taxing authorities.
Emily graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2007 with a B.B.A. in International Business and a B.A. in Government. In 2011 she earned her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame, where she served as the Managing Editor of the Journal of Legislation and received the 2010 Dedication Award for performing the most pro bono service hours of any Notre Dame law student in connection with her work with the United Way of St. Joseph County volunteer income tax assistance program. She is a certified public accountant licensed in Texas. In addition, she is a member of the Tax Section of the State Bar of Texas and the Taxation Section of the Houston Bar Association, as well as holding a Diploma in Professional French from the Paris Île-de-France Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Emily is a certified rescue diver who enjoys traveling to new scuba dive location spots in her free time, as well as cooking, playing the piano, volunteering, wrangling her dogs, and being involved as a Young Patron at the Houston Grand Opera.