Maura Ann McBreen

Baker & McKenzie LLP 

Maura Ann McBreen is a partner in the Firm’s Chicago office and has over 30 years’ experience in executive compensation and employee benefits. She authors a quarterly column in Corporate Taxation and is a member of its Board of Contributing Editors and Advisors. She was instrumental in launching The Compensation Connection blog and in organizing the Firm’s 2017 Third Annual Global Pensions Conference in Chicago.

Maura Ann focuses on executive compensation and employee benefits, especially with regard to single employer, multi-employer, and multinational benefits. She addresses operational and fiduciary issues as they arise under tax-qualified retirement plans, including employee stock ownership plans, and leads our global pensions practice.

She designs deferred compensation and equity-based incentive compensation plans, advises on issues under Code Sections 162(m), 280G, 409A and 457A and negotiates executive employment agreements.

Her experience in handling employee benefits issues in multijurisdictional corporate transactions includes the division of employee benefit liabilities and transfer of plan assets, as well as the negotiation of plan liability provisions in connection with corporate financing agreements.


  • Harvard Law School (JD) (1978)
  • Smith College (AB English cum laude with high honors) (1975)


  • U.S. Tax Court~United States (1992)
  • Illinois~United States (1978)

Corporate Responsibility:

  • Member of the Board of Advisors, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
  • Member of the Board of Advisors, The University of St. Mary of the Lake, 2016 – Present
  • Member, The Chicago Network, 2010 – Present

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association


Rate : $$$

What types of cases Attorney Maura Ann McBreen & Baker & McKenzie LLP  can handle?
Baker & McKenzie LLP  can handle cases related to laws concerning Financial Services, Workers Compensation, Tax, Health Care, Employee Benefits. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
Where is Baker & McKenzie LLP  located?
Baker & McKenzie LLP  is located at Blue Cross Blue Shield Tower, 300 E Randolph St #5000, Chicago, IL 60601, USA. You can reach out to Baker & McKenzie LLP  using their phone line 312.861.6630. You can also check their website
How much would it cost to hire Baker & McKenzie LLP ?
Maura Ann McBreen lawyer charges are specific to each case. However, they work with contingency fees and its ranges from $$ to $$$. They also provide free consultation [and no obligation quotes] if you are interested to hire.
Are Maura Ann McBreen reviews trust-able?
We have the ratings and reviews moderation team who checks and verifies every review submitted on our website manually. You can trust all the reviews you see on Maura Ann McBreen lawyer profile listing.

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Is this your profile?Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date.
Baker & McKenzie LLP 
East Randolph Street 300
Chicago 60601 IL US
Get directions

Brian Orlow

Main Street 71-18
11367 NY US

Lina Stillman

Broadway 42
New York 10006 NY US