Of the 109 law schools offering either concentrations or certificates in taxation, Cardozo School of Law is one of just two U.S. law schools that earned an A grade from preLaw Magazine based on our varied tax law offerings, from externships to student groups.
Featured Tax Law Faculty
Professor Laura Cunningham
Before joining the Cardozo faculty, Professor Cunningham was a member of the San Francisco law firm of Janin, Morgan & Brenner, where her practice focused on tax and estate planning. From 1988 to 1991, she was acting assistant professor of law at New York University. From 2001 to 2006, she was Cardozo's vice dean. She has written on income tax, partnership tax, estate tax, and trusts and estates, and is a coauthor of The Logic of Subchapter K: A Conceptual Guide to the Taxation of Partnership and Partners.
Professor Mitchell Engler
Professor Engler was an acting assistant professor at New York University School of Law from 1997 to 1999. For five years he was an associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson. He was an editor of the New York University Law Review and the Tax Law Review. His scholarship focuses on tax policy.
Professor Edward Zelinsky
Professor Zelinsky is the author of The Origins of the Ownership Society (Oxford, 2007) and Taxing the Church (Oxford, 2017). His articles have appeared in many publications including Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Columbia Law Review, Virginia Tax Review, Cardozo Law Review, Tax Notes and State Tax Notes. He frequently lectures before professional groups on tax issues and has testified before Congress, most recently, before subcommittees of the House Judiciary Committee.