Office: Room 8106, Law School
B.A., Yale University
M.A., Yale University
J.D., Yale Law School
Susannah Camic Tahk teaches tax law and policy and supervises UW Law's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. Before coming to UW Law, Tahk practiced in the tax group in the Washington, DC office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where she focused on controversy matters.
A graduate of Madison's Memorial High School, Tahk received her B.A. magna cum laude in economics and ethics, politics and economics from Yale University, where she also received an M.A. in political science as a Sterling Prize Fellow. Tahk received her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she was executive editor of the Yale Journal on Regulation and a student director of the Landlord-Tenant Clinic. Her articles have appeared or will appear in the Tax Law Review, the Arizona Law Review, the Penn State Law Review, the Fordham Law Review, the Harvard Journal on Legislation, the Pittsburgh Tax Review and the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics.
Tahk is the faculty adviser to UW Law's Christian Legal Society and Women's Law Student Association. She sits on the boards of Madison's Tenant Resource Center and Shine608, an initiative to create a day center for those in Madison dealing with homelessness. Tahk is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and in Wisconsin.
For her articles, see her SSRN page.