Willard N. Timm Jr., associate director of the Philip C. Cook Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, supervises students who represent low income individuals before the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Tax Court.
Prior to his retirement in May 2007, he was employed with the Office of Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service for more than 35 years, 12 of those years as the associate area counsel (SB/SE). He also was a special assistant U.S. attorney appearing in the Bankruptcy Court on behalf of the IRS.
Timm supervised attorneys and paralegals and managed the Bankruptcy Special Assistant U.S. Attorneys program and the extern student program for those working for counsel from Georgia law schools. While at Counsel’s Office, he taught federal tax procedure courses to new counsel attorneys and IRS personnel.
He retired from the U.S. Army, State Judge Advocate Corps with the rank of colonel. Most recently, he was the staff judge advocate for the 335th Signal Theater Command. Timm is a graduate of Emory University School of Law (J.D.), Georgia State University (A.B.) and the U.S. Army War College. He is an inductee in the U.S. Army Officer Candidate School Hall of Fame and a member of the board of directors of Pioneer Clubs International.