BiographyDennis Ross has accepted an appointment as an Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School commencing with the fall semester, 1982. Mr. Ross will teach courses in taxation, trusts and estates, and business planning.
Mr. Ross received a B.A. degree with a major in English from The University of Michigan in 1974. He graduated from the University of Michigan Law School in 1978. Upon graduation he served as a law clerk to The Honorable J. Edward Lumbard of the Federal Court of Appeals in New York City.
From 1979 to the present he has been an associate specializing in tax law with the New York City law firm of Davis, Polk, and Wardwell. In this capacity, he has concentrated on the structuring of domestic and foreign corporate transactions, counseling foreign corporations regarding operations in the United States, and counseling foreign individual and syndicate investors regarding U.S. tax treatment of investments in this country.
When in law school, Mr. Ross served as Articles Editor of the Law Review. Before graduation from law school, he worked for one summer with the Chicago law firm of Mayer, Brown and Platt, and the Los Angeles law firm of Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher.
-- From the University of Michigan Law School's Law Quadrangle Notes, V. 27, Iss. 01 (Fall 1982).
Law Quadrangle Notes Articles
"Ross returns to private practice," 33 L. Quadrangle Notes 7 (Spring, 1989).
"Ross accepts government tax post," 29 L. Quadrangle Notes 12 (Fall, 1984).
"Tax specialist joins law faculty," 27 L. Quadrangle Notes 21 (Fall, 1982).