Lilian V. Faulhaber teaches courses on federal income taxation, EU tax, international taxation, tax policy, and international business law. Her writing focuses on tax competition, tax avoidance, international taxation, charitable giving, and European Union law.
Before joining the Georgetown faculty, Professor Faulhaber was an Advisor to the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Project at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Prior to her work at the OECD, she was an Associate Professor at Boston University School of Law. Professor Faulhaber clerked for Senior Judge Robert E. Keeton and Judge William G. Young, both on the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and was an associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York. She is a graduate of Harvard College, Cambridge University, and Harvard Law School, where she was editor-in-chief of the Harvard International Law Journal.
In 2013, Professor Faulhaber received Boston University School of Law’s Michael W. Melton Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence. In 2018, she received Georgetown Law’s Frank F. Flegal Excellence in Teaching Award and Georgetown Law’s Faculty Member of the Year Award.
"Perspectives on the Taxation of the Digital Economy," coverage by Tax Notes Talk/Tax Notes, May 16, 2019, a podcast featuring a discussion with Professor Lilian Faulhaber.
"Emulation Could Lead To Int’l Tax Coordination, Panelists Say," coverage by Law360, February 1, 2019, quoting Professor Lilian Faulhaber.
"Don’t count on that tax return just yet," coverage by Marketplace Morning Report, January 28, 2019, featuring Professor Lilian Faulhaber.
"US attacks UK plan for digital services tax on tech giants," coverage by BBC News, October 31, 2018, quoting Professors Lilian Faulhaber and Itai Grinberg.