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Robert Heitmeyer

Associate Area Counsel

J.D., WMU Cooley Law School
LL.M., Wayne State University
Associate Area Counsel, US Dept. of the Treasury (IRS)

Robert Heitmeyer has 16 years of extensive federal tax experience as both a docket attorney and supervisor with the Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service.  He has also been designated as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, who oversees federal tax claims filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern Judicial District of Michigan.  Mr. Heitmeyer’s responsibilities include supervising Tax Court Calendar Sessions held in Michigan and providing legal advice to SB/SE revenue agents and revenue officers in the examination and collection divisions.  He earned a J.D. degree from Thomas Cooley Law School and an LL.M. in Taxation from Wayne State University Law School.  

Mr. Heitmeyer teaches Tax Fraud, Current Topics in Federal Income Tax and Mergers, Acquisitions & Reorganizations in the Graduate Tax Program.