John Clynch

  • Staff Attorney, Federal Tax Clinic


Phone: (206) 616-6266

John Clynch


B.A. in Geography, Environmental and Natural Resource Management, University of Washington J.D. University of Washington School of Law LL.M. in Tax, University of Washington School of Law

Curriculum Vitae

Recent Courses

LAW A 505 Criminal Law
LAW B 503 Evidence
LAW B 530 Judicial Externship
LAW B 535 Legislative Externship
LAW B 538 Agency Externship
LAW B 539 Public Interest Law Externship
LAW B 560 Criminal Justice Externship
LAW B 567 General Externship Perspectives Seminar
LAW C 530 For-Profit Small Firm Externship
LAW C 535 For-Profit Corporate Counsel Externship

John Clynch teaches Evidence and Criminal Law.  In the 1990s and early 2000’s, John was a public defender for Society of Counsel Representing Accused Persons and The Defender Association.  In 2005, John returned to UW School of Law to pursue an LLM in Tax.  After working for Deloitte during school and after graduation, John took the position of Staff Attorney for the Low-Income Tax Clinic at the law school.  He became Managing Director in 2012.  In August of 2021, John handed over the reins of the clinic and is now focused on teaching doctrinal courses.