Thursday, April 28, 2022
University Of Wisconsin Hires Two New Tax Profs
University of Wisconsin Law School, Two New Faculty Bring Wealth of Expertise to Tax Law Area:
The University of Wisconsin Law School is pleased to announce two new tax law hires, strengthening its long tradition of excellence in research and teaching. Emily Cauble and Nyamagaga "Gaga" Gondwe will join the UW Law faculty this summer and begin teaching in the fall.
"We're thrilled to welcome Emily and Gaga to the University of Wisconsin Law School community," said Law School Dean Daniel Tokaji. "With Professors Cauble and Gondwe joining Susannah Tahk on our tax law faculty, our strength in this area has tripled. Their hiring reinforces our commitment to world-class scholarship, while ensuring our students will learn from leading experts in their fields."
Emily Cauble joins the UW Law faculty as professor of law. She comes to UW Law from DePaul University College of Law, where she joined the faculty in 2012 after teaching at Michigan State University College of Law. Prior to teaching at Michigan State, Cauble was a visiting assistant professor at the University of Illinois College of Law. Her research focuses on tax policy, business taxation, and tax planning. Cauble received her BBA, summa cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame and her J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School. After graduating from law school, she practiced in the tax transactions group at Mayer Brown in Chicago for three years.
Nyamagaga "Gaga" Gondwe joins the UW Law faculty as assistant professor of law. She comes to UW Law from New York University (NYU) School of Law, where she was a visiting assistant professor of tax law. Her research interests include tax and African American history and culture. Nyamagaga received a J.D. from Yale Law School and a bachelor's degree from Harvard College, where she majored in African American studies and linguistics. Prior to joining NYU, she clerked for the Honorable Jeffrey A. Meyer at the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. Following her clerkship, she worked as a tax associate in Washington, D.C. at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom. Nyamagaga is a member of the District of Columbia Bar.