Philip F. Postlewaite

Professor of Law
Director, Tax Program


Philip Postlewaite is an expert in the area of tax law and has taught courses in individual, corporate, partnership, and international taxation. He is the author or coauthor of more than 50 books and 50 articles.

Areas of Expertise

  • Federal Taxation


Selected Publications

  • PARTNERSHIP TAXATION, 8th ed. (Warren, Gorham & Lamont 2017) (with Arthur Willis & Jennifer Alexander).
  • Partnership Taxation: Cases, Materials, and Problems, 2014/2015 Edition (Warren, Gorham & Lamont 2014) (with Robert Wootton).
  • Partnership Taxation: Cases, Materials, and Problems, 2012/2013 Edition (Warren, Gorham & Lamont 2012) (with Robert Wootton).
  • International Taxation: Corporate and Individual, 5th edition (Carolina Academic Press 2011) (with Stephanie Renee Hoffer).
  • Partnership Taxation Problems and Answers, 8th edition (Warren, Gorham, & Lamont 2010) (with Robert Wootton ).

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  • BBA, Texas Christian University
  • JD, University of California, Berkeley
  • LLM in Taxation, New York University

Prior Appointments

  • Harry R. Horrow Professor in International Law, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Associate Professor of Law, 1976-1981, University of Notre Dame
  • Attorney, 1973-1976, Bogle & Gates
  • Instructor in Taxation, 1971-1973, New York University School of Law
  • Attorney, 1970-1971, Foley & Lardner

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