Dennis Jansen

Dennis Jansen is a tax LL.M. candidate at Georgetown University Law Center.

Dennis earned his J.D. at the University of Minnesota Law School, where he was a member of the Ronald M. Mankoff Tax Clinic and served as a VITA tax preparer.

After graduating from law school, Dennis worked in the legal division of Thomson Reuters for seven years and most recently served as an editor at The Dallas Morning News, the largest newspaper in Texas.

Jansen is the editor of the legal blog Jansen on Tax, where he covers tax law and policy. He also publishes a lifestyle blog that focuses on life in Washington D.C.


Mobile / Newsletters Editor
The Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX (July 2016 – August 2017)

Engagement Manager
Thomson Reuters, Dallas, TX (August 2014 – July 2016)

Senior Content Strategist
Thomson Reuters, Eagan, MN (February 2012 – August 2014)

Legal Marketing
Thomson Reuters, Eagan, MN (February 2011 – February 2012)

Legal Associate
Thomson Reuters, Eagan, MN (March 2009 – February 2011)

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Georgetown University Law Center

  • LL.M. in Taxation (expected May 2018)

University of Minnesota Law School

  • J.D. with Tax Law Focus
  • Ronald M. Mankoff Tax Law Clinic
  • Maynard Pirsig Moot Court
  • Public Defender Intern for Anoka and Ramsey Counties

University of Miami

  • B.A. History, English Literature & Art History


  • National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association
  • National Association of Black Journalists