Master Classes, CLE and Annual Professional Responsibility Workshop

Graduate Tax Program Master Classes/CLE

What Every Lawyer Should Know- What To Do (About The Corpse) When There is A Death At Home (1.5 Professional Practice CLE Credits)

When: March 31, 2016 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Speakers: Antar P. Jones (’06,’09 LL.M in Taxation), Founder, The Law Office of Antar P. Jones and Martha Voelz (’09, ’13 LL.M in Taxation), Of Counsel, Lang & Kontoroff LLP.

International Tax Master Classes/CLE

Taxation of Foreign Investment in U.S Real Estate- The FIRPTA Update (1.5 Professional Practice Credits)

When: April 20, 2016 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Speakers: Summer Ayers Lepree, Partner, Bilzin, Sumberg, Baena, Price & Axelrod LLP and Michael Miller, Partner, Roberts & Holland.

Register for this event here.


Representing International Individuals and Families- Tax and Immigration Issues (1.5 Professional Practice Credits)

When: May 26, 2016 from 12:30 to 2:00pm

Speakers: Dyke M. Arboneaux, Partner, Bryan Cave LLP and Lenni Benson, Professor of Law and Director, Safe Passage, New York Law School.


Comparative Tax Law Perspectives: BEPS as Viewed from France and the U.S. (1.5 Professional Practice Credits)

When: June 16, 2016 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm.

Featuring Prof. Yolande Serandour and the graduates of the LL.M. in Business Taxation program of the University of Rennes and Prof. Berwin Cohen and students in the Graduate Tax Program at New York Law School.

CLE Materials for this program: 6_16 CLE Materials

The Graduate Tax Program Annual Professional Responsibility Workshop (TAX 403)

All students in the Graduate Tax Program are encouraged to attend the Annual Workshop each year. The challenges of tax practice are numerous and it is important to set aside time to focus professional responsibility and ethics.

This year the Annual Workshop will be on April 28, 2016 from 8:30am to 3:00pm. Our keynote speaker will be Kathy Keneally, former Assistant Attorney General for the Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice.

This workshop will provide 5.5 Ethics CLE credits (transitional/non-transitional) and is free of charge.

A continental breakfast and informal lunch will be provided. Materials are available here.

Register for this event here. To see CLE materials, please click here.

CLE Credits for Coursework in the Graduate Tax Program

Courses successfully completed within the Graduate Tax Program will qualify for CLE credits for both newly admitted attorneys and experienced attorneys on the basis of one CLE credit hour for each 50 minute class hour. Students in the Graduate Tax Program (including those non-matriculating) should contact Ashley Oliver at for information about CLE credits.

For more information on New York Law School’s CLE Accredited Provider status, please click here.