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About Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer

Professor Lloyd Mayer’s areas of research interest and expertise include advocacy by nonprofit organizations, the growing intersection of election law and tax law with respect to lobbying and other political activity, and the role of nonprofits both domestically and internationally. He teaches courses at Notre Dame Law School in not-for-profit organizations, business enterprise taxation, election law, and professional responsibility. Mayer also lectures at the Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business on legal issues facing nonprofit organizations. He was a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics while staying law at Yale and served as business editor of the Yale Law and Policy Review and as an editor of the Yale Journal on Regulation.

Before entering academia Professor Mayer clerked for the Honorable Lowell A. Reed, Jr., United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He also worked as an associate and later as a member of Caplin & Drysdale in Washington, D.C., where he concentrated on tax issues, particularly for nonprofit organizations.


Present Professor of Law, Notre Dame Law School

Curriculum Vitae



1994 Juris Doctor, Yale University ‐ Yale Law School
1989 Artium Baccalaureus, Stanford University

Contact Information

Office: 3155 Eck Hall of Law
Phone: 574.631.8057


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