Goldburn P. Maynard, Jr.

Goldburn P. Maynard, Jr.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Law


B.A., 2002, Atlantic Union College
J.D., 2005, University of Chicago Law School
LL.M., 2007, Northwestern University School of Law

Curriculum Vitae



Rachel Mance - (314) 935-6403

Phone / Email

Phone: (314) 935-8231


Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 598

Courses Taught

Introduction to Critical Tax Theory Seminar
Trusts & Estates


Visiting Assistant Professor Goldburn P. Maynard, Jr. is a rising scholar in tax law and trusts and estates. His co-authored article in the Tulane Law Review, “To Pay or Delay: The Nominee’s Dilemma under Collection Due Process,” won the John Minor Wisdom Award for best lead article in the volume. Before joining the law faculty, he served as an estate tax attorney for the Internal Revenue Service in Oakland, California. He also was a tax associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP in Chicago. At the University of Chicago Law School, he was a staff member of the University of Chicago Law Review. He served as an intern at the ACLU of Illinois, where he researched constitutional issues for civil rights and reproductive rights litigation, and at the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago, where he researched related legal issues and drafted wills and powers of attorney. Following law school, he earned his LL.M. in Taxation with honors from Northwestern University School of Law. Professor Maynard is a member of the Illinois bar.