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Arlene M. Hibschweiler

Clinical Associate Professor 
Accounting and Law Department


MBA, University at Buffalo, with distinction
JD, University at Buffalo, magna cum laude
BA, University at Buffalo, summa cum laude


Arlene Hibschweiler is an expert in issues involving business law and taxation. She was a practicing attorney for five years, focusing primarily on tax and corporate law. Hibschweiler previously served as an associate professor at SUNY Fredonia, where she was awarded the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching. At the School of Management, Hibschweiler teaches undergraduate and graduate law courses. She also is responsible for coordinating the part-time law instructors.


Selected Publications


Arlene M. Hibschweiler and Marion Kopin, "Investment Taxation: Practical Tax Strategies for Financial Instruments" (McGraw-Hill, 2003).


"The Accountant's Role in Bankruptcy Protection," Faulkner and Gray CPE Program, Lesson 96-11, November 1996 (co-authored with Marion Kopin, CPA).


"Chapter 13:  Tax Considerations," The Tax Adviser, (co-authored with Martha Salzman) forthcoming

"FBAR:  Handle With Care," The Tax Adviser, Vol. 43, No. 5, May 2012, pp. 330-339 (co-authored with Randall P. Andreozzi)

"Timing Considerations of Discharging Taxes in a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy," The Tax Adviser, Vol. 43, No. 2, February 2012, pp. 104-113 (co-authored with Martha Salzman)

"False Tax Returns, Mail Fraud, and Money Laundering," The Tax Adviser, Vol. 42, No. 2, February 2011, pp. 112-119 (co-authored with Randall P. Andreozzi and Martha Salzman)

"Tread Carefully: What CPAs Should Know About Tax Fraud," The Tax Adviser, Vol. 40, No. 1, January 2009, pp. 20-27 (co-authored with Martha Salzman)

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Contact Information

Arlene M. Hibschweiler
Clinical Associate Professor
Accounting and Law
School of Management
University at Buffalo
362 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000

Tel: 716-645-3911