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Faculty of Law University of Haifa
Law in a Changing World
Yoseph M. Edrey
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Contact:
Email: edrey@law.haifa.ac.il
Room: 3001
Reception:
Phone: 04-8240634
 
 
 
Education
  • LL.B. 1973 – the Faculty of Law, the Hebrew University School of Law, Jerusalem, Israel.
  • Law Clerk 1972-1973 – Justice Haim Choen, The Israeli Supreme Court.
  • LL.M. 1975 – the Faculty of Law, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
  • Ph.D. in Law 1979 - the Hebrew University, titled: “Income Tax Law – Income from Employment”.
  • Post-Doctoral 1981- Pennsylvania University.
 
Specialization
  • Tax Law (US Federal and Israeli)
  • Tax Policy (US Federal and Israeli)
  • Taxation of International Activity (US Federal and Israeli)
  • Legal Education
  • Israeli Legal System
  • Constitutional Law: Property and Social Rights and the Legal and Constitutional Aspects of Public Finance
 
Professional Experience
  • 1972-1973 Law Clerk, Justice Haim H. Cohn, The Supreme Court of Israel.
 
Further Information
  • In 1984 Prof. Edrey established the Center for Tax Studies at Tel-Aviv University, Faculty of Management.
  • After spending few years teaching in the U.S. Federal Tax (USD, UCLA), he joined in 1990 the Faculty of Law at Haifa University, with the founder and first Dean, Prof. Yitzhak Zamir, (currently retired justice of the Supreme Court), as a member of the Founding Team, and since then he is one of the faculty members.
  • Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Haifa 1998 - 2002
  • Summer 2000 - Special Consultant to the Knesset for the “Tax Reform”, (appointed by the Chairman of the Israeli Knesset)
  • A member of the Public Council for the Israeli Constitution - 1999
  • A Special Committee for “Taxation and Inflation”, appointed by the National Commissioner of the State Revenue (member, Jerusalem – 1985)
  • The National Committee for the “Corporate Tax Reform”, appoionted by the Tax Commissioner (member, 1991-1992)
  • Visiting Scholar
    • Harvard Law School (1997)
    • Penn Law School (1979-1980)
  • Visiting Professor of Law
    • Michigan Law School (2003/4)
    • Temple (1981)
    • Emory (1986, 1992)
    • USD (1987-1989)
    • UCLA (1990)
    • Wcl - American University (2000)
    • Michigan (2001)
    • George Washington (2002)
  • Born in Sefad, Israel 1948. Married, 4 children.