University of Colorado Colorado Springs: College of Business

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Blaise Sonnier, Ph.D.

Chair, Accounting and Finance Department; Associate Professor of Tax Accounting; Kirk Wilcox Endowed Professor of Accounting


Dwire Hall 343
719.255.5143
bsonnier@uccs.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Business Administration, Grenoble School of Management, Grenoble, France, 2007
  • J.D. Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 1985
  • B.S. in Accounting, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1981

Interests

Federal and state taxation of individuals and business entities

Experience

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

  • 2006 - 2012 Assistant Professor and Director of Executive Masters of Taxation, Florida International University
  • 2007 - 2012 Adjunct Instructor, University of Louisiana - Lafayette
  • 2002 - 20004 Adjunct Instructor, University of Phoenix, Louisiana Campus

PRACTICE EXPERIENCE

  • 1993 - 2007 Associate, Partner and Of Counsel, Allen & Gooch, a Professional Law Corporation, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1991 - 1993 Associate, Jean Breaux & Associates, A professional Law Corporation, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1986 - 1991 Associate, Gordon, Arata, McCollam & Duplantis, A Professional Law Corporation, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1985 - 1986 Law Clerk, Louisiana Supreme Court

 

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