Carol L. Lew

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Carol L. Lew is a shareholder in Stradling's Tax and Public Finance practice groups.

Carol has more than 30 years of experience practicing federal tax law related to municipal finance. She is nationally recognized for her work on federal income tax issues relating to tax-exempt debt financing, and she has extensive experience in the issuance of tax-exempt debt, representing issuers audited by the IRS related to tax exempt financings, and post-issuance compliance.


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1986, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Thurston Society
  • California State University, Northridge, B.A., 1983, summa cum laude

Memberships & Associations

  • Past President, National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Past President, Tax Exempt Financing Committee, American Bar Association
  • Past Executive Committee Member, Taxation Section, State Bar of California

Bar Admissions

  • California