Lauren Shores Pelikan

Associate Teaching Professor of Law

Contact Information

Phone 573-882-5641
Address 315 Hulston Hall
Education BA, Emory University
JD, University of Missouri School of Law

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate Tax
  • International Tax
  • Taxation of Mergers and Acquisitions
  • US Federal Income Tax

About Lauren Pelikan

Professor Pelikan joined Mizzou Law with nearly 10 years of experience as a tax attorney specializing in transactional tax matters. Her tax practice included advising public and private companies with respect to structure and tax issues in mergers, acquisitions, tax-free reorganizations, divestitures, joint venture formations, and restructurings.

Pelikan most recently worked at Emerson in a global tax planning role. Prior to Emerson, she worked as an associate at Bryan Cave LLP and as a senior manager in EY’s International Tax and Transaction Services group.

Pelikan is a Mizzou alumna, earning her JD from Mizzou Law and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Emory University. She also is a licensed certified public accountant (CPA).

Latest Publications from Lauren Pelikan

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