Patrick Connolly is an adjunct professor in the Graduate Tax Program and teaches U.S. Taxation of International Income. Mr. Connolly received a BA in Liberal Arts from Boston University in 1990, a JD from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1996 and an LL.M. in Tax from Boston University School of Law in 1997. Mr. Connolly worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for 14 years where he was a Tax Partner in the International Tax Services group. Mr. Connolly joined DLA Piper LLP in December of 2012 to be a Partner in the firm’s International Tax practice.
Mr. Connolly advises both private and public U.S. and non-U.S. companies in various industries including the software, semiconductor, life sciences and information services industries on a wide variety of U.S. and non-U.S. tax issues in connection with global expansions, acquisitions, tax efficient global structuring, restructuring of operations and repatriations.
Mr. Connolly was previously an adjunct professor at Boston University School of Law where he taught Advanced International Taxation. In addition, Mr. Connolly has spoken on international tax issues at a number of tax conferences including the Tax Executive Institute annual international tax conference (Orange County and Los Angeles chapters), the International Fiscal Association USA Branch Conference, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s annual Global Transfer Pricing Conference and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s annual Southern California International Tax Conference.