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Seattle University School of Law

901 12th Ave
Seattle, WA, 98122-4411

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201301/10/2016
DCActive 201111/29/2015
FLMember in Good Standing200501/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate Professor of LawSeattle University School of Law2015 - Present
Assistant Professor of LawSeattle University School Of Law2011 - 2015
Graduate Tax ScholarUniversity Of Florida Levin College Of Law2010 - 2011
AssociateBilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod, LLP2005 - 2010
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Seattle University Institutional Review BoardMember2014 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law SectionMember, Legal Opinions Committee2011 - Present
Florida Bar, Business Law SectionMember, Legal Opinions Standards Committee2008 - 2011
Florida Law ReviewArticles Editor2004 - 2005
Florida Journal of Law and Public PolicySenior Editor2004 - 2005
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
American University Law ReviewU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
Fordham Law ReviewBankruptcy's Corporate Tax Loophole2014
Journal of Corporation LawGrassroots Shareholder Activism in Large Commercial Bankruptcies2014
Brigham Young University Law ReviewThe Chapter 11 Efficiency Fallacy2013
Northern Kentucky Law ReviewLegal Ethics, Commercial Practice and the Certainty Imperative: A Cautionary Note2012
Utah Law ReviewConfronting the Certainty Imperative in Corporate Finance Jurisprudence2011
Florida Real Estate JournalMaking Real Estate Joint Venture Marriages Last: Lessons Learned from a Downturned Economy2009
Cardozo Public Law, Policy and Ethics JournalTax and Economic Policy Responses to the Medicaid Long-Term Care Financing Crisis: A Behavioral Economics Approach2007
Florida Law ReviewThe Case of the Little Yellow Cuban Biplane: Can Interest Analysis Reconcile Conflicting Provisions in Federal Statutes and International Treaties?2005
University of Florida Journal of Law and Public PolicyThe Impact of Medicaid Estate Recovery on Nontraditional Families2005
Florida Law ReviewReaffirming Every Floridian’s Entitlement to a Broad and Fundamental Right to Privacy2004
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2011
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Young Bankruptcy Scholars Work-in-Progress WorkshopBalancing Risk and Power in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy2015
Winter Quarter Alumni Seminar: How can we overcome the growing gap between rich and poor?Regulating Capital in the 21st Century2015
Northwest Junior Faculty ForumU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
Law & Society Association Annual MeetingU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
Graduate Tax ColloquiumU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
Faculty ColloquiumU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
Emerging Scholars in Commercial and Consumer Law Panel, Hosted by the Section on Commercial and Related Consumer LawGrassroots Shareholder Activism in Large Commercial Bankruptcies2015
2015 Tax SymposiumU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
16th Annual Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty ForumU.S. Tax Imperialism in Puerto Rico2015
National Business Law Scholars ConferenceGrassroots Shareholder Activism in Large Commercial Bankruptcies2014
Law & Society Association Annual MeetingGrassroots Shareholder Activism in Large Commercial Bankruptcies2014
Faculty Speaker SeriesGrassroots Shareholder Activism in Large Commercial Bankruptcies2014
Annual U.S. Supreme Court Watch 2014Commercial Law, Tax, and Bankruptcy Cases on the SCOTUS Docket2014
Third Annual Junior Faculty Business and Financial Law ConferenceThe Chapter 11 Efficiency Fallacy2013
SEALS Annual ConferenceThe Chapter 11 Corporate Tax Loophole2013
Pacific West Business Law Scholars ColloquiumBankruptcy's Corporate Tax Loophole2013
National Business Law Scholars ConferenceThe Chapter 11 Corporate Tax Loophole2013
Around the World of Business Law: 80 Things that Washington Lawyers Must KnowTop Ten Things Every Business Lawyer Must Know About Legal Opinions2013
Annual U.S. Supreme Court Watch 2013Commercial Law, Tax, and Bankruptcy Cases on the SCOTUS Docket2013
ABI PodcastBankruptcy's Corporate Tax Loophole2013
2013 Real Property, Probate and Trust Midyear Meeting and SeminarThird Party Legal Opinion Practice: Updated Guidance and Important Alerts2013
National Business Law Scholars ConferenceDeconstructing Corporate Financial Distress2012
Ethics 20/20 and the Transactional LawyerProposed Amendments to Attorney Conflicts Rules2012
Canadian Law and Economics Association Annual MeetingDeconstructing Corporate Financial Distress2012
Midwest Corporate Law Scholars ConferenceConfronting the Certainty Imperative in Corporate Finance2011
Law and Society Association Annual MeetingConfronting the Certainty Imperative in Corporate Finance2011