Wednesday, October 27, 2021
U.S. Tax Court's Diversity & Inclusion Series, Tax Trailblazers: Mentoring the Next Generation:
Please join the United States Tax Court for the next in its Tax Trailblazers Series. Judge Albert G. Lauber will interview George K. Yin about his path to—and success in—the field of tax law. Today at 7:00-8:15 PM EST (register here).
George K. Yin is the Edwin S. Cohen Distinguished Professor of Law and Taxation Emeritus at the University of Virginia School of Law. He attended the Bronx High School of Science in New York City, graduated from the University of Michigan’s honors program with a degree in mathematics and economics, earned his JD with honors from the National Law Center at George Washington University, and holds a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Florida, Gainesville.
In addition to having held several academic positions as a Professor and Visiting Professor, Professor Yin spent time in private practice with Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan (now Eversheds Sutherland), worked as a Judicial Law Clerk for the United States Court of Claims, served as chief of staff of the U.S. Congress’ Joint Committee on Taxation, and served as tax counsel to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee.