Eli Underwood focuses his practice on corporate transactions and issues related to business law. He has particular experience in commercial contracts, corporate governance documents, intercompany agreements, operating agreements, business formations, mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures. As a licensed CPA as well as attorney, Eli is skilled in helping clients simplify and understand the financial components of all varieties of transactions.
Before attending law school, Eli spent the first four years of his professional career working at PwC where he was a Senior Associate in its Assurance practice. At PwC, he gained experience in corporate accounting and management consulting.
After law school, and prior to starting with Parker Poe, he practiced as a tax and business associate for a large Kansas-based corporate law firm.
Eli received his J.D. from the Washburn University School of Law and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida Levin College of Law. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Kansas.
In his free time, Eli enjoys traveling with his wife, following college football and basketball, and working out.
*Eli is licensed to practice law only in Kansas and North Carolina. He is not licensed in South Carolina.