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About Jeffrey L. Kwall

Jeffrey L. Kwall is the Kathleen and Bernard Beazley Professor of Law at Loyola University Chicago School of Law.  He has been a leading force in developing Loyola's innovative and expansive tax law curriculum, tax certificate program, and accelerated LLM in Taxation program.  Professor Kwall is the author of The Federal Income Taxation of Corporations, Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies and Their Owners (5th ed., University Casebook Series, Foundation Press, 2016), which over its history, has been adopted by more than 60 law schools.  He has published tax articles in numerous journals including the North Carolina Law ReviewIndiana Law JournalFlorida Tax Review, and Virginia Tax Review.  Professor Kwall has testified before the House Ways & Means Committee on the tax reform of closely-held businesses. 
Professor Kwall was awarded a BA, summa cum laude, from Bucknell University where he received the Gretzinger Prize for the highest standing in economics.  He received an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School and a JD, cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.  He served for more than 20 years as of counsel to the Chicago law firms Schwartz & Freeman, and Michael Best & Friedrich. Professor Kwall is a member of the Corporate Tax Committee of the American Bar Association, and the Executive Committee of the Federal Tax Committee of the Chicago Bar Association, for which he also served as chair. 


Present Kathleen and Bernard Beazley Research Professor, Loyola University Chicago, School of Law


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Loyola University Chicago
School of Law
25 E. Pearson Street
Room 1429
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 915-7152
Fax: (312) 915-7201

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