Tracey M. Roberts

Tracey M. Roberts

Visiting Professor of Law

Cumberland School of Law

Cumberland School of Law

Office: Robinson Hall 239B
Email: trobert6@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-2417
Curriculum Vitae

Teaching and Research Interests

Taxation, Tax Policy, Property, Real Estate Development and Environmental Law

Teaching Responsibilities

Federal Income Taxation, Partnership Taxation, Tax Policy, Property

Practice Experience

Professor Roberts practiced law for fourteen years, primarily in the area of commercial real estate and affordable housing, specializing in tax credit financing, mixed-use real estate development and sustainable land use planning at Alston & Bird, LLP and Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP in Atlanta, Georgia and at Jacobs Chase in Denver, Colorado. She also developed technology projects for four years for Atlanta Legal Aid and Georgia Legal Services Program to expand access to legal information and legal services.

Teaching Experience

Professor Roberts has taught a variety of tax, property and environmental law courses at the University of Louisville, University of South Carolina, Seattle University and the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

Degrees and Certifications

  • LL.M. in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 2009
  • J.D., Vanderbilt School of Law, 1994
  • A.B., Harvard University, 1988

Publications

Bar Admissions

Georgia and Colorado