Professor Freund earned a B.A. from SUNY–Stony Brook, a J.D. from Hofstra Law School, and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law. Prior to joining Rutgers, she was a docket attorney with the Internal Revenue Service, Office of Chief Counsel, in Manhattan. She has made presentations on various federal tax issues to groups of tax accountants and attorneys, and has spoken on ethics in tax practice at the annual ABA/Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Conference. She works with networks of local immigration attorneys to alert them to tax issues affecting low-income immigrants. Professor Freund serves on a joint panel with the Taxpayer Advocate for New Jersey, addressing how local tax practitioners can effectively utilize the office of the Taxpayer Advocate.
Sandy Freund is the Co-Director of the Federal Tax Law Clinic and previously worked as a docket attorney with the Internal Revenue Service, Office of Chief Counsel in Manhattan. She is a sought-after presenter who works with low-income taxpayer clinics and immigration attorneys and serves on a joint panel with the Taxpayer Advocate for New Jersey.