B.A., Cornell University
J.D., Harvard Law School
Recently Taught Courses
940 L&CP: Taxation of Mergers & Acquisitions
Robert A. Schnur is a tax partner in the Milwaukee-based law firm of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, maintaining offices in the firm's Milwaukee and Madison locations. He received an undergraduate degree in Economics from Cornell University and a law degree from Harvard Law School, and is admitted to practice in Wisconsin and Illinois.
Mr. Schnur is a former chair of the Wisconsin Bar Association Tax Section and a former editor of the Wisconsin Tax News. He has been elected to the American College of Tax Counsel, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, and was named by Milwaukee Magazine as one of the best lawyers in Milwaukee.
Mr. Schnur has lectured frequently on tax subjects throughout the country, and is the author or co-author of various articles and books on tax subjects. He has taught tax law at the University of Wisconsin Law School since 1988.
In 2003, he received the Stolper Award as the most outstanding member of the Law School's adjunct instructional staff.
In Fall 2012 Mr. Schnur will be returning to Wisconsin Law after spending the past six years as a Visiting Adjunct Professor of Tax Law at Cornell Law School.