John Barrie is a partner at Bryan Cave LLP. Mr. Barrie’s practice focuses solely in the areas of federal and state tax controversy and transactional matters. Mr. Barrie regularly represents individuals and business entities in federal and state tax controversy matters, including before IRS Appeals Offices, the United States Tax Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims, United States District Courts, and in various state courts in state tax matters. Mr. Barrie is an adjunct professor in the graduate tax program at Georgetown University Law Center. He has his law degree from the University of California – Hastings College of the Law and an LL.M in Taxation from New York University School of Law. Mr. Barrie was formerly an attorney-advisor to Judge Leo Irwin, United States Tax Court.