James S. Halpern

James S. Halpern

Title: Professorial Lecturer in Law

Address: 2000 H Street, N.W, Washington, DC 20052
Email: jshalpern@law.gwu.edu

Education
B.A., J.D., University of Pennsylvania; LL.M., New York University; Judge, U.S. Tax Court

Biographical Sketch
Judge Halpern was appointed to the U.S. Tax Court in 1990. Prior to that he was a partner at Baker and Hostetler and served as Principal Technical Advisor, Assistant Commissioner (Technical) and Associate Chief Counsel (Technical) at the Internal Revenue Service. He is a Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve (retired) and has taught at GW since 1984.