We are pleased to announce that Mindy Herzfeld has joined the Washington, DC office of Potomac Law as Counsel in our Taxation and Mergers and Acquisitions Practices.
Ms. Herzfeld specializes in cross-border taxation, and has experience advising both public and private clients in complex international acquisitions, dispositions, and joint ventures. She also regularly consults with clients on international tax policy developments.
Ms. Herzfeld is a Professor of Tax Practice at the University of Florida, Frederic G. Levin College of Law, where she teaches courses in tax policy and international taxation for LL.M students. Since 2014, she has been a Contributing Editor to Tax Notes International, a weekly magazine on tax developments published by Tax Analysts. In that capacity, she has written over 250 articles on international tax policy developments and cross-border transactions and has also written extensively on U.S. tax reform efforts. She is the author of the bestselling introduction to the field, International Taxation in a Nutshell, 12th ed. (West 2020).
Previously, Ms. Herzfeld worked at the national tax office and the New York office of a Big 4 accounting firm, where she provided transactional advice to U.S. and foreign multinational corporations, private equity funds, venture capital funds and individuals on a broad range of U.S. and cross-border tax issues. She began her career in the New York office of a global law firm and has also worked as in-house tax counsel at a large automotive manufacturing company.
Ms. Herzfeld received her J.D. from Yale Law School and her LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center.