Hayes R. Holderness
Assistant Professor of Law
Courses Taught Tax Law
Profile

Hayes Holderness joins Richmond Law's tax faculty from the University of Illinois College of Law, where he served as a Visiting Professor of Law. An expert in the field of state and local taxation, he is a consistent contributor to publications in the field such as State Tax Notesand his works have appeared in the University of Chicago Law Review, the Florida Tax Review, and Professor Richard D. Pomp’s leading casebook, State and Local TaxationPrior to joining academia, Professor Holderness practiced tax law at McDermott Will & Emery LLP in New York, New York. He also served as a Tax Policy Fellow for the United States Congress’ Joint Committee on Taxation, where he assisted in the drafting and analysis of proposed federal tax legislation.

 

Presentations
Presenter, "Questioning Quill," The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Summer Workshop Series (Aug. 2017).
Presenter, "Strategic Non-Enforcement," Big Ten Junior Scholars Conference, Indiana University Maurer School of Law (Aug. 2017).
Bar Admissions
New York Bar
Professional Experience
Assistant Professor of Law (2017-Present)
University of Richmond School of Law
Visiting Assistant Professor of Law (2015-2017)
University of Illinois College of Law
Tax Associate (2012-2015)
McDermott Will & Emery LLP, New York, New York
Tax Policy Fellow (2011)
Joint Committee on Taxation, United States Congress, Washington, D.C.
Publications
Articles
Strategic Non-Enforcement (work in progress).
Questioning Quill (work in progress).
Taxing Privacy, 21 Geo. J. on Poverty L. & Pol’y 1 (2013).
Chapters

Revenue Departments’ Cloudy Minds Lead to Wrong Answers (revised), in Richard D. Pomp, State and Local Taxation (8th ed. 2015), originally in New York University Institute on State and Local Taxation— 2013 (Matthew Bender & Co., Inc., pub.), at 6-1 (2013).


Education
LL.M., New York University School of Law 2012
Taxation
J.D., New York University School of Law 2011
B.A., University of North Carolina
Contact Information
Room 212-B, Law School
804-662-3071
Areas of Expertise
Tax Law
State and Local Taxation