Goldburn Maynard

Indiana University
Assistant Professor
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Goldburn P. Maynard Jr. is an Assistant Professor of Business Law and Ethics at the Indiana University Kelley Business Law and Ethics Department. He previously served as an Associate Professor of Law (untenured) at the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School and received an LL.M. in Taxation from Northwestern University School of Law. Professor Maynard’s research focuses on wealth distribution and inequality, tax policy, and America’s aging population. He is also interested in how the brain works and how best to approach teaching.

Professor Maynard was previously a Visiting Assistant Professor at Florida State University College of Law and Washington University School of Law. Before entering law teaching, he worked as an estate tax attorney for the Internal Revenue Service. He began his career as a tax associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom.

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