Lena E. Smith is a tax associate.

Ms. Smith joined Debevoise in 2015. She received a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School summa cum laude in 2015. She was the managing editor of the Brooklyn Law Review and a fellow in the Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law. Ms. Smith received a B.A. magna cum laude from Boston University in 2011.

Ms. Smith is a co-author of “Proposed Anti-Fee Waiver Regulations: A Blueprint for Waiving Fees?,” Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Memorandum (Vol. 57, No. 5) (March, 2016).


  • Brooklyn Law School, 2015, J.D.
  • Boston University, 2011, B.A.

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