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Congressman Brad Sherman

Representing the 30th District of CALIFORNIA

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Congressman Brad Sherman


Public Sector 1991 - Present

Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California, 1997 - Present
 

Financial Services Committee, 1997 - Present

  • Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development, and Insurance

  • Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy

  • Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets

Foreign Affairs Committee, 1997 - Present

  • Chair, Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation
  • Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and International Terrorism

Committee on Science, (1998 - 1999; 2003 - 2007; 2019 - Present)

  • Co-Chair, CPA and Accountants Caucus, 2013 - Present
  • Co-Chair, India Caucus 
  • Armenian Caucus 

Chairman, California State Board of Equalization, California's elected tax commission and America's second largest tax agency, 1991 - 1995


Private Sector 1975 - 1990

Instructor, Harvard Law School International Tax Program.  Participated as a staff member of a big-four CPA firm in the financial audits of large businesses and government entities; provided tax law counsel on major transactions; provided tax and investment advice to entrepreneurs and small businesses.  Helped represent the Government of Phillippines under President Aquino in a successful effort to seize assets of deposed President Marcos.  Member of the Board of California Common Cause, 1985-1989.


Education

Harvard Law School, J.D., Magna Cum Laude; UCLA, B.A., Summa Cum Laude


Licenses

Certified Public Accountant (CPA), California.  Attorney, California State Bar.  Certified by California State Bar as a Tax Law Specialist.