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Burt Jay Abrams

Burt Jay Abrams, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1959, District of Columbia 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, United States Tax Court 1963.

Background

  • Abrams, Burt Jay was born on October 21, 1934 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel W. and Beatrice (Blick) Abrams.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1958.

    Career

    • Attorney-advisor Tax Court of the United States, Washington, 1958-1960. Attorney United States Department Justice, 1960-1962. Associate firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, New York City, 1962-1968, partner, since 1969.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1959, District of Columbia 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, United States Tax Court 1963.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Trustee Orange Valley Social Settlement, West Orange, New Jersey, 1972-1982, president, 1978-1980. Member Mayor's Task Force on Economic Development Tax Policy, 1985-1986. Member American Bar Association, New York Bar Association (tax section executive committee 1973-1974), Association of Bar of City of New York (committee on taxation 1967-1972, committee on state and local taxes since 1990), Harvard Law School Association New York City, New York Chamber of Commerce and Industry (chairman committee on taxation 1983-1988, board directors 1986-1989), Princeton Alumni Association Essex County, Knoll Country Club, Wall St. Club.

    Connections

    • Married Fern Broida, January 7, 1960. Children: Janis Claire, Alison Sloan.
    • father: Samuel W. Abrams
    • mother: Beatrice (Blick) Abrams
    • spouse: Fern Broida
    • children: Janis Claire Abrams
    • Alison Sloan Abrams
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    Born October 21, 1934
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