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Roy Albert Povell

Roy Albert Povell, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1958, Florida 1979. board directors Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1956-1957. Served to commander United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1954, Korea. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, International Tax Association (president 1968-1969) Clubs: Hasty Pudding (Cambridge); New York University (New York City).

Background

  • Povell, Roy Albert was born on March 23, 1929 in Brooklyn. Son of Roy and Antonina (Zebrauskas) Povell.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1951. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1957. Master of Laws, New York University, 1963.

    Career

    • Associate Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, New York City, 1957-1965, partner, 1965-1989, of counsel, since 1989. Lecturer Practising Law Institute, since 1960, World Trade Institute, since 1970.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1958, Florida 1979.

    Works

    • Author: Practising Law Institute Handbook Series, since 1970, Foreign Tax Havens, 1973, Foreign Tax Planning, 1983.

    Membership

    Board directors Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1956-1957. Served to commander United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1954, Korea. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, International Tax Association (president 1968-1969) Clubs: Hasty Pudding (Cambridge).

    New York University (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Ann Wallace MacKinnon, July 20, 1957. Children: Roy Dickson, Maryann Wallace, Elizabeth Ona.
    • father: Roy Povell
    • mother: Antonina (Zebrauskas) Povell
    • spouse: Ann Wallace MacKinnon
    • children: Roy Dickson Povell
    • Maryann Wallace Povell
    • Elizabeth Ona Povell
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    Born March 23, 1929
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