Lily Kahng is a Professor of Law at Seattle University School of Law. Professor Kahng teaches federal income taxation, corporate taxation, partnership taxation, estate and gift taxation, and tax policy.
Her research interests include taxation of women and families, tax administration, comparative tax, and critical tax theory. Before joining Seattle University faculty in 2001, she was an associate professor at Cornell Law School and served as an attorney advisor in the Office of Tax Legislative Counsel in the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
From 1991-93, she was acting assistant professor at New York University Law School. She began her legal career in as an associate at the New York law firm of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, and then was a vice president of mergers and acquisitions at the investment bank of Salomon Brothers, New York.
A.B., Princeton University, 1980
J.D., Columbia University, 1984
LL.M., New York University Law School, 1991