B.A., Yale; J.D., Duke
B.A., cum laude, Yale University; J.D., High Honors, Duke University School of Law; Judicial Clerk, The Honorable Peter Hill Beer (E.D. La.). Professor Stark is a Partner at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. He focuses on federal tax controversy and litigation matters with a substantial focus on transfer pricing, including pre-audit, audit, appeals, Advance Pricing Agreements and Competent Authority (now APMA), and the federal trial and appellate courts. Professor Stark’s transfer pricing experience includes significant focus on identifying and valuing intangible property, and further includes transfer pricing planning and internal restructurings. He previously served as a trial attorney in the Tax Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, where he litigated a broad array of tax issues in the federal courts and received the Tax Division’s Outstanding Attorney Award. Professor Stark is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Transfer Pricing Advisory Board and the American College of Tax Counsel, is the co-author of “Transfer Pricing: Litigation Strategy and Tactics”, BNA Tax Management Portfolio, 893 T.M. (2010), is a frequent speaker on tax controversy and litigation topics, and was the Vice-Chair of the Transfer Pricing Committee of the American Bar Association Tax Section (2016–2017).