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.
"Longtime tax target Amazon to spearhead charge for reform," coverage in the Daily Sabah, April 8, 2021, featuring Professor Lilian Faulhaber.
"Why it's so hard to strike a deal on a global corporate tax," coverage by Marketplace, April 7, 2021, featuring Professor Lilian Faulhaber.
"Senate Democrats Pitch Their International Corporate Tax Plan," coverage by The Wall Street Journal, April 5, 2021, featuring Professor Lilian Faulhaber.
"Maryland wants to tax Big Tech. Could other states follow?," coverage by NBC News, February 23, 2021, featuring Professor Lilian Faulhaber.