Rebecca Rosenberg

Professor of Practice


Professor Rosenberg comes to Northwestern from the University of Miami School of Law where she was the Director of the Tax LL.M. and Taxation of Cross-Border Investment LL.M. programs. Her Miami Law teams won first place in the LL.M. Division and second place (and best written submission) in the J.D. division at last year’s ABA Law Student Tax Challenge. While at Miami Law, she established two new concentrations and initiated eight new courses. Prior to that, she was an Associate Professor at Ohio Northern University’s law school, where she taught tax law courses and mentored students. She also previously taught as an adjunct at Georgetown University Law Center and American University. 

Professor Rosenberg has extensive practice experience in the international tax area. She clerked in Washington, D.C., drafted tax legislation at the Office of the Legislative Counsel at the U.S. House of Representatives, and then worked at the Internal Revenue Service (at the Office of the Associate Chief Counsel, International). She was later a shareholder at a Washington, D.C., law firm, and then a principal at a major accounting firm.

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  • AB, Bryn Mawr College
  • JD, Harvard Law School
  • LLM Tax, Georgetown University

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