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Charles Gustafson

Professor of law at the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC. He lectures in various areas of public international law, international trade and investment, and federal taxation, and recently completed five and a half years of service as the Associate Dean for International and Graduate Programs. He is a co-author of several casebooks on federal income taxation, including Taxation of International Transactions, as well as articles on issues of international law and taxation. He has practiced in New York and Washington, served in the Office of the Legal Adviser to the Department of State and lectured at universities on every continent. He has also served as consultant to various US government agencies and to several international organizations, as well as an arbitrator in commercial and investment disputes and as a Special Master in a Federal court case. He is an active member of the American Law Institute and has served on a number of committees for the American Bar Association. He received his JD degree from the University of Chicago and his BS degree from the University of Buffalo. In 2010, he was awarded a Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) by the University of Fribourg (Switzerland).

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