Curriculum Vitae

Jonathan H. Choi

New York University School of Law

110 West Third Street, Room 230

New York, NY 10012

(929) 246-8488





Yale Law School, J.D., 2014

Yale Law Journal, Executive Bluebook Editor

Yale Journal on Regulation, Founding Online Co-Director

Research Assistant, Professors Anne Alstott and Henry Hansmann

Kirby Simon Fellow

Pierson College Graduate Affiliate

Class Secretary


Dartmouth College, B.A., summa cum laude, 2011

Triple major: Computer Science (high honors for thesis), Economics, and Philosophy

Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi (scientific honor society), Rufus Choate Scholarship, Leon Levy Currier Scholarship, Lawrence Marx Scholarship, Woodbury Memorial Law Prize

Teaching Assistant, Computer Science (Professors Prasad Jayanti and Afra Zomorodian), Economics (Professor Meir Kohn), and Philosophy (Professor James Moor)

President, Ethics Debating Club





New York University School of Law, New York, NY

Fellow, Classical Liberal Institute, 2018 - present


Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York, NY

Associate, Tax Department, 2014 - 2018


Ropes & Gray LLP, Boston, MA

Summer Associate, Tax & Benefits, 2013


International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, Hague, Netherlands

Summer Clerk for President Theodor Meron, 2012





The Substantive Canons of Tax Law, 72 Stanford Law Review (forthcoming)


In Defense of the Billable Hour: A Monitoring Theory of Law Firm Fees, 70 South Carolina Law Review 297 (2018)


Tax Commitment Devices, 15 Journal of Business and Securities Law 1 (2015)


Early Release in International Criminal Law, Note, 123 Yale Law Journal 1626 (2014)

Cited in the New Yorker, Grotius International, and prosecution and defense briefs before the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals



Other Writing


Yale Journal on Regulation: Notice & Comment (contributor)


A Solution to k-Exclusion with O(logk) RMR Complexity, Dartmouth College Technical Report TR2011-682 (2011)





Presenter, The Substantive Canons of Tax Law, Law and Society Association Conference (scheduled May 30, 2019)


Moderator, Understanding the Visible: The Undisputed Facts and Disputed Law of Platform Antitrust, New York University School of Law (scheduled February 23, 2019)


Moderator, Convergence and Divergence in Private Law, New York University School of Law (November 2, 2018)



Bar Admissions


New York, 2015