John G. Dowd


John received his Bachelors degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1976, his law degree  from Albany Law School (Union University), and his LL.M. in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law in 2003 .  His areas of expertise include energy (oil, gas, solar), federal & state taxation, trusts & estates, and commercial real estate/leasing.  


He has over 30 years of experience in both energy law and taxation and is a member of the New York and Florida Bar associations.  John is also the Director and President of the Catholic Education Foundation of the Southern Tier, Inc., and was a former partner at Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP.