Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M. (Taxation), 2011
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2011
Washington University in St. Louis, B.S. (cum laude), 2007
Matthew Rappaport is a December 2011 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center's dual-degree program, in which he received a J.D. and an LL.M. in Taxation. During his tenure at Georgetown, Matthew completed judicial internships for the Honorable Dina E. Fein and the Honorable Robert G. Fields of the Massachusetts Trial Court and the Honorable Craig Iscoe of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Furthermore, he completed internships at Hancock Legal PLLC, a tax and estate planning firm in Washington, D.C.; and Kroll Bond Rating Agency, an emerging NRSRO in Manhattan. Currently, he is working on corporate and individual tax disputes with the IRS and the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance at Karen J. Tenenbaum, P.C. in Melville, New York. His passions lie in the practice areas of taxation, business planning, estate planning, and commercial real estate. He is awaiting admission to the New York State Bar after completing the February 2012 Bar Exam.