The ABA Tax Section hosted a free virtual program for summer associates, law clerks, law students, and young lawyers considering a career in tax law on Friday, July 24, 2020. A diverse group of members of the Tax Section and leaders in various practice areas of tax law discussed their career trajectories, provided advice, and shared their perspectives on the many paths to practice federal tax law. Prasanthi S. Paritala, Associate, Davis & Harman LLP served as the moderator for the panel. The panelists included Judge Maurice B. Foley, Chief Judge, US Tax Court, Michael J. Desmond, Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Tiffany Smith, Tax Counsel, Senate Finance Committee, Diana L. Erbsen, Partner, DLA Piper, and Alexander Kugelman, Founder, Kugelman Law P.C.
You can view the webinar recording at https://www.americanbar.org/groups/taxation/. ■