Boston University School of Law

Robert M. Finkel

Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., cum laude, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
J.D., Boston University
LL.M. in Taxation, Boston University

Professor Finkel is a Member of the law firm of Morse, Barnes-Brown & Pendleton, P.C. He has more than 20 years of experience as a tax and business lawyer and concentrates in individual and business taxation. Professor Finkel also represents clients in audits and other controversies before the Internal Revenue Service, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue, and other taxing authorities, as well as in all phases of litigation before the United States Tax Court and the Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board. Professor Finkel was the co-chair of the Tax Controversies Group at Hutchins, Wheeler & Dittmar, and was a Senior Trial Attorney with the Office of the Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service. He is co-chair of the Tax Controversies Committee of the Boston Bar Associationís Tax Section, and has been a member of the adjunct faculty since 1994. Professor Finkel has also taught US taxation at Radznyer Law School, Interdisciplinary Center, Herzlia, Israel.

Course: Partnership Tax I