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Michelle Hardeman, CPA

Tax Partner

Professional Experience

Michelle began her career with Ernst & Young’s Austin office in 2001 where she most recently served as a Tax Senior Manager. During her 15 years with Ernst & Young she served companies in real estate, healthcare, technology, venture capital, manufacturing and wholesale/retail and is experienced in federal and state tax compliance, ASC 740, acquisitions, IRS examinations and multi-state and international issues.

Michelle joined Maxwell Locke & Ritter in 2016 and enjoys working for a company dedicated to client service and the Austin community.

Industry Focus

  • Private Equity & Venture Capital
  • Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Wholesale & Retail
  • Technology


  • The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelor of Business Administration
  • The University of Texas at Austin - Master of Professional Accounting


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
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