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.
"France is not alone in its plan to tax tech giants," coverage by Brookings Institution, August 19, 2019, featuring Professor of Law Lilian Faulbhaber.
"Big Tech Lobbies to Stifle Digital Services Tax Efforts," coverage by Inside Sources, July 24, 2019, referencing an op-ed piece by Professor Lillian Faulhaber in The New York Times.
"U.S.-China deal: A 2020 liability?," coverage in Politico, July 16, 2019, featuring Professor Lilian V. Faulhaber.
"Beware. Other Nations Will Follow France With Their Own Digital Tax," an opinion piece by Professor Lilian Faulhaber, in The New York Times, July 15, 2019.