Professor of Law Emeritus
- JD 1958, Columbia University
- BA 1953, Oxford University
- AB 1951, Dartmouth College
Areas of Expertise
Professor Pugh teaches and writes in the areas of corporate tax, international tax, international law, international criminal law and human rights.
Pugh was a Rhodes Scholar, a professor of law at Columbia University, a deputy assistant attorney general of the United States (tax division), and a senior partner in the New York office of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton. He joined the USD School of Law faculty in 1989.
Honors and Affiliations
Pugh serves on the editorial advisory boards of the American Oxonian and the International Tax Journal. He is a fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel and a member of the American Law Institute. He was named a USD university professor in 1998.