B.A., University of Virginia; J.D., University of Virginia; LL.M., Georgetown
Professor Bates is a partner of Baker & Hostetler LLP in Washington, DC. He practices international and corporate tax law, focusing on planning, transactions, and controversies involving international tax matters. He advises clients in a number of industries on both inbound and outbound tax matters and regularly represents clients before the IRS, including in audits, appeals, and treaty competent authority requests. He speaks and writes frequently on international tax matters.