Miriam  Galston

Miriam Galston

Title: Associate Professor of Law

Address: 2000 H Street, N.W, Washington, DC 20052
Telephone: 202.994.6781
Fax: 202.994.5654
Email: mgalston@law.gwu.edu

B.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of Chicago; J.D.,Yale University

Biographical Sketch
Professor Galston has been a member of the GW Law faculty since 1990. She has taught courses on corporations and other business relationships, state debtor and creditor rights and federal bankruptcy law, state and federal law of nonprofits, and jurisprudence courses and seminars. She has written articles and essays in book collections in the areas of legal theory, the history of legal ideas, and public policy issues affecting exempt organizations. She has also served for many years as co-chair of the Subcommittee on Political and Lobbying Activities of the Exempt Organizations Committee of the Tax Section of the ABA, and has participated in numerous conferences and organizations devoted to nonprofits and exempt organizations. Previously, she received a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, where she specialized in medieval Arabic philosophy and engaged in a career of teaching and writing about classical Greek, medieval Arabic, and medieval Jewish political philosophy and logic.

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