Norman P. Stein Esq.

Drexel University School of Law

Norman Stein is a Professor of Law at the Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University in Philadelphia where he specializes in pension, employee benefits and tax law.  Mr. Stein is a member of the Board of Governors of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel, a fellow of the National Academy of Social Insurance and a Senior Policy Adviser to the Pension Rights Center.

Prior to joining the faculty at Drexel, Mr. Stein worked as an associate with the Washington law firm of Arnold & Porter. He was a law clerk for Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. After his clerkship, Mr. Stein practiced law in Atlanta. Mr. Stein has served as counsel to AARP in several pension cases, was a consultant to the Government Accountability Office, taught in the IRS General Counsel’s continuing education program, has testified before Congress on pension issues, and has been Chair of the Employee Benefits Section of the Association of American Law Schools and the Teaching Employee Benefits Subcommittee of the American Bar Association. He is a member of the GAO’s Expert Panel on Retirement Security and also served on the Department of Labor Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefits Plans.

Mr. Stein was the Douglas Arant Professor of Law at the University of Alabama. He was a visiting professor at the University of Texas, Indiana University (Bloomington) and the University of California at Davis. He has taught classes in federal taxation, ERISA, corporate tax, business organizations, labor law, gender and the law, and seminars in tax policy, will drafting, law and literature, and law and the elderly, as well as classes in deferred compensation and tax accounting.

Mr. Stein received his B.A. from New College in Sarasota, Fla. and his J.D. from Duke University.