Stanley I. Langbein

Professor of Law

J.D. 1973, Harvard Law School
A.B. 1970, Yale College

Phone: (305)284-2637
Office: G379

Stanley I. Langbein, Professor of Law, received an A.B. in 1970 from Yale College and a J.D. in 1973 from Harvard Law School. Following graduation, he served as law clerk to Judge John Minor Wisdom of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, as an associate attorney with law firms in Washington, D.C., and as attorney/advisor in the Office of International Tax Counsel of the United States Department of the Treasury.

Professor Langbein also served as senior tax partner of a large law firm in Buffalo from 1985 to 1987. He teaches administrative law, federal income taxation, international tax, banking law, and commercial law.


United States Policy and the Taxation of International Intangible Income, 50 U. Miami Inter-Am. L. Rev. 1 (2019).

The Oecd/g20-Beps-Project and the Value Creation Paradigm: Economic Reality Disemboguing into the Interpretation of the 'Arm's Length' Standard, with Max Fuss, 51 Int'l Law. 259 (2018).

PPL, the Foreign Tax Credit, and the Gitlitz "Finger" Principle, 42 Tax Mgmt. Int'l J. 599 (2013).

Doing the Math (and the English) in the Windfall Tax Cases, 42 Tax Mgmt. Int'l J. 134 (2013).

Acquisition Purpose and the OREO Expense/Capitalization Question, with David Lehr, 138 Tax Notes 849 (2013).

Cognitive Capture, Parliamentary Parentheses, and the Rise of Fractional Apportionment, 39 Tax Mgmt. Int'l J. 567 (2010).

The Bank Income Tax Return Manual, Research Institute of America / Warren Gorham & Lamont, (2003).

Financial Institution Acquisitions and Alliances (2001).

Federal Income Taxation of Banks and Financial Institutions (2001).

International Decisions: United States—Tax Treatment for "Foreign Sales Corporations”, 94 Am. J. Int'l L. 546 (2000).

The Bank Income Tax Return Manual: With Specimen Filled In Returns, (1998).

 Media Appearances

Milestones: Supreme Court Caps Time For SEC To Pursue Civil Penalties 2013

Phone: (305)284-2637
Office: G379
Faculty Assistant

Amador, Clarita

Phone: (305) 284-2476
Office: G387

Area of Expertise

  • Banking Law
  • Commercial Law
  • International Tax