Gordon Clay J.D.

Senior Legislation Counsel, United States Congress

Gordon Clay serves as Senior Legislation Counsel with the Joint Committee on Taxation of the United States Congress, where he has been a member of the staff since April 2005. Mr. Clay has primary responsibility on the Joint Committee staff for legislation concerning tax-exempt organizations, charitable giving, and estate and gift taxation. Prior to joining the Joint Committee staff, Mr. Clay was Of Counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP, where he specialized in tax-exemption and charitable giving issues. Before attending law school, Mr. Clay worked for KPMG LLP, in Washington, D.C. Mr. Clay is a 1996 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center, where he served as Executive Editor of The Georgetown Law Journal. Mr. Clay is a member of the District of Columbia and Maryland Bars.