Faculty: William K. Norman

faculty bio
William K. Norman, JD, LLM
Title(s):
Senior Adjunct Professor
School(s):
Taxation
Campus(es):
Los Angeles, Online
  • 310-235-2445


Professor Norman has been teaching international tax courses at Golden Gate for over 35 years.  He is a Certified Specialist in Taxation Law (State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization). He holds an LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law. Early in his tax career, he practiced with several international accounting firms, and a U.S. multinational industrial corporation.  For the last 30 years, he has practiced as a tax lawyer in Los Angeles. He currently is Managing Partner of Ord & Norman, a  Los Angeles law firm whose practice is limited to cross border tax planning for businesses and high net worth individuals. In 2008, he received from the Taxation Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association the Dana Latham Award for his outstanding contributions to the field of tax law.

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • International Taxation

EDUCATION

  • BA (Economics), University of California, Berkeley
  • JD, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
  • LLM (Taxation), New York University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Managing Partner, Ord & Norman
  • 1982-Present Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Chair, Los Angeles Branch, Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Dana Latham Memorial Award for Contributions to the Field of Taxation, Tax Section, LA County Bar, 2008