Pilar Mata

Pilar Mata is an associate in the law firm Sutherland, focusing on state and local tax matters, with an emphasis on litigation. Pilar's clients have included members of the cable and satellite television industries, traditional and VoIP telecommunications providers, and several companies whose products and services are founded upon IP technologies. She has been a speaker at tax conferences and has co-authored numerous articles. 
Prior to joining Sutherland, Pilar was an associate with Morrison & Foerster LLP in San Francisco. She also is a Certified Public Accountant.

J.D., University of California at Berkeley School of Law
M.S., Finance, San Diego State University, honors
B.B.A., University of San Diego, cum laude

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
1350 T.M., Sales and Use Taxes: Communications Services and Electronic Commerce (co-author)