Professor Galle arrives at the Law Center from Boston College Law School. Before that, he was on the faculty at Florida State University College of Law. His research and teaching interests include taxation, nonprofit organizations, behavioral law and economics, federalism, and public finance economics. He was a visiting professor at the Law Center in the 2008-2009 academic year and has been a visitor at George Washington University Law School and a visiting fellow at the Urban/Brookings Tax Policy Center. He practiced for three years as an attorney in the Criminal Appeals and Tax Enforcement Policy Section of the Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice. He also clerked for Judge Robert A. Katzmann of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit and Judge Stephen M. Orlofsky of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. A graduate of Harvard College, he received a J.D. from Columbia and an LL.M. from Georgetown.
U.S. Supreme Court Briefs
"Democratic Candidates’ Wealth Tax Plans Would Shake Up Billionaire Philanthropy," coverage by The Wall Street Journal, November 6, 2019, quoting Professor Brian Galle.
"Looking at you, IRS", coverage by Politico, October 17, 2019, quoting Professor Brian Galle.
"NRA Gets Financial Boost From Its Non-Political Foundation," coverage by Bloomberg, September 20, 2019, quoting Professor Brian Galle.
"New York Path to Trump Returns May Not Derail Federal Effort," coverage in Bloomberg Tax, July 16, 2019, featuring Professor Brian Galle.