LLM in Taxation

Our Faculty

The program's distinguished history and continued leading role attracts top faculty across all areas of tax law and policy. Particular areas of strength among our faculty are in tax policy, international taxation, estate and gift taxation, corporate taxation, and federal taxation; there are also specialists in areas such as state and local taxation. Many of the members of the permanent and adjunct faculty are also JD or LLM alumni of the Law School, creating a sense of tradition in the graduate training of generations of tax lawyers.

Faculty Director

Steven Dean, Professor of Tax Law and Faculty Director of the Graduate Tax Program

Steven Dean joined the NYU Law faculty in 2019 after more than 20 years teaching, practicing and studying tax law. He taught tax at Brooklyn Law School, where he also served as Vice Dean. After graduating from Yale Law School, he practiced tax law at Debevoise and Cravath. Before law school he worked as a research assistant with KPMG’s Economic Consulting Services. He has written about tax in articles such as...Biography continued.