Alejandro Guadarrama’s practice primarily focuses on representing financial institutions and corporations in a wide variety of controversy and litigation matters.


Mr. Guadarrama has extensive experience representing taxpayers in high stakes IRS audits, administrative proceedings and tax litigation. He has advised clients in a wide array of industries including hedge funds, banks, accounting firms, insurance, technology and pharmaceuticals.

Mr. Guadarrama’s experience includes management and coordination of all facets of complex e-discovery and cross-border discovery. He routinely advises clients in all practical aspects of discovery in the tax litigation arena, with special emphasis in early case assessment and attorney-client privilege issues.

In addition, Mr. Guadarrama has worked on numerous pro bono engagements covering immigration, social security benefits and family law matters. He has secured immigration status and residency for both individuals and families, and has successfully represented clients in hearings before administrative law judges. Mr. Guadarrama is a proud recipient of the 2017 Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year award by Ayuda, a nonprofit organization serving immigrants in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region. He also is a co-leader of Skadden’s Immigration Impact Project in the Washington, D.C. office.



  • LL.M., University of Miami School of Law, 1999
  • J.D., Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, 1997


  • New York
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Venezuela


  • English
  • Spanish