Brian Ugai

  • Affiliate Instructor



Brian Ugai


B.S. Accounting 1981, University of Nebraska-Lincoln M.T.S. 1987, DePaul University J.D. 1997, Chicago-Kent College of Law

Recent Courses

LAW A 516 Accounting For Lawyers

Brian Ugai currently teaches Accounting for Lawyers at the University of Washington School of Law. Prior to retiring in 2017, he served as vice president of tax and customs for Starbucks Coffee Company. Before joining Starbucks in 2003, Brian held various federal and international tax positions at McDonald’s Corporation. Brian began his career as a CPA with Coopers and Lybrand in Chicago. He served on the Tax Executive Institute executive committee from 20112013 and was chair of its international tax committee from 2007–2009.