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James Francis Pinner

James Francis Pinner was American lawyer, accountant. Bar: Louisiana 1954, United States Tax Court, 1978; Certified Public Accountant, Louisiana. Recipient award for Alumni Achievement Association Business Alumni Tulane University, 1976; Delta Sigma Phi scholar, 1951.

Background

  • Pinner, James Francis was born on December 2, 1930 in New Orleans. Son of Clay A. and Delia (Killeen) Pinner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Tulane University, 1951. Juris Doctor, Tulane University, 1954.

    Career

    • Staff accountant Arthur Fort, Certified Public Accountant, New Orleans, 1952-1955. Tax partner Bourgeois, Bennett, Thokey & Hickey, 1958-1991, chair policy committee, 1989-1990. Of counsel Sessions & Fishman, 1991-1996.

      Private practice, 1996—2005. Retired, 2005

      Adjunct professor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1969-1984.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Louisiana 1954, United States Tax Court, 1978. Certified Public Accountant, Louisiana.

    Works

    • Contributor articles on tax law to professional journals.

    Membership

    President St. Elizabeth's Dad Club, New Orleans, since 1987. Served with United States Navy, 1955-1958. Member American Bar Association, Institute Management Accountants (Outstanding Member award 1977-1978), New Orleans Estate Planning Council (president 1991-1992).

    Personality

    Interests

    Exercise.

    Connections

    • Married Marilyn Kassel, May 30, 1953. Children: James, Alan, Robert, Marilyn, Susan.
    • father: Clay A. Pinner
    • mother: Delia (Killeen) Pinner
    • spouse: Marilyn Kassel
    • children: James Pinner
    • Alan Pinner
    • Robert Pinner
    • Marilyn Pinner
    • Susan Pinner
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    Born December 2, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Tulane University
    • 1954
      Tulane University
    • 1952 - 1955
      Staff accountant, Arthur Fort
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1958 - 1991
      tax partner, Bourgeois
      Bennett, Colorado, United States
    • 1989 - 1990
      tax partner, Bourgeois
    • 1991 - 1996
      of counsel, Sessions & Fishman
    • 1996 - 2005
      private practice
    • 2005
      retired