Paul Oosterhuis is a senior international tax partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Mr. Oosterhuis has had exten-sive experience in international acquisition and disposition transactions, financing ar-rangements and tax planning for U.S. and foreign-based multinational corporations. He frequently represents clients on controversy matters, as well as regulations and rulings proceedings, with the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, he represents clients in intercompany pricing matters, including docketed Tax Court cases and Advance Pricing Agreement negotiations.
He received his B.A. from Brown University and his J.D. Degree from Harvard Law School. After law school he became a Legislation Attorney for the Joint Committee on Taxation, U.S. Congress, and later served as the Committee's Legislation Counsel. He has served as an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law Center, where he taught International Taxation in the Master of Taxation graduate law program.
He has lectured at various professional seminars and institutes, has written on a variety of subjects relating to tax matters, and has testified before Congressional tax writing committees on various tax legislative issues. He is a member of the bar of the District of Columbia and is admitted to practice in the U.S. Tax Court.