Andrew Appleby joins Stetson Law, teaching tax law in the fall

Professor Andrew Appleby.

Professor Andrew Appleby.

Andrew Appleby joined Stetson University College of Law as an assistant professor of law, teaching federal income tax courses beginning this fall.

Professor Appleby practiced tax law at leading firms for nearly a decade.  Most recently, he was special counsel in the tax group at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP’s New York office.  Professor Appleby was a partner in the tax group at Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP’s New York office, and an associate in the corporate group at Alston & Bird LLP’s Atlanta office.  Prior to his legal career, he was an information technology and business consultant.

Professor Appleby has published in many leading journals and law reviews, focusing primarily on state tax and sports tax issues.  He has been featured in the New York Times and Bloomberg TV’s “InBusiness with Margaret Brennan.”  He also taught advanced legal methods as a member of the New York Law School adjunct faculty.

Professor Appleby earned an LL.M. in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, where he participated in the Graduate Tax Scholar fellowship program.  He earned a J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, an M.B.A. from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst, and a B.S. from Florida State University.