R. Erica Roque
Erica's practice focuses on a wide variety of commercial transactions, including corporate structuring, mergers and acquisitions, corporate compliance, sponsorship deals, and general corporate law, as well as technology transactions, including negotiating and drafting licensing, software, service, and other technology-related agreements. She also advises on privacy-related matters, including drafting internal policies, data privacy agreements, and privacy notices, in accordance with applicable international, federal, state, and local privacy laws.
She also advises on corporate transactions, including stock sales, asset sales, and tax-free mergers. Erica has extensive experience with nonprofit clients, advising on formation, tax exemption, and compliance and operational matters.
With her public accounting and business background, she brings more than 13 years of taxation, operational, financial, and auditing experience to her practice. Her prior experience includes providing business and tax consulting services to corporations, pass-through entities, sole proprietors, and various exempt organizations, such as foundations, trade associations, and charitable organizations.
Publications, Presentations and Recognitions
Erica has authored the following publications:
- Bloomberg BNA Tax and Accounting Portfolio 5200, Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations
- Bloomberg BNA Tax and Accounting Portfolio 5450, Compilations and Reviews of Financial Statements
Prior to joining Arent Fox, Erica was a principal at a Virginia-based public accounting firm. Before that, she was a contracts attorney for a Fortune 200 American global technology and services corporation.
Bar & Court Admissions
- Virginia Bar
- District of Columbia Bar
George Mason University School of LawJD,2011The George Washington UniversityB.Acy,2004