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Henry Joseph Birnkrant

Henry Joseph Birnkrant, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1979, United States District Court District of Columbia 1980; United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1980, United States Tax Court 1984.

Background

  • Birnkrant, Henry Joseph was born on January 24, 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry Philip and Myra Arlene (Hendler) Birnkrant.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, University Rochester, 1976. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1979. Master of Laws, New York University, 1983.

    Career

    • Associate Bergson, Borkland, Margolis & Adler, Washington, 1979-1982, Covington & Burling, Washington, 1983-1988, Cole, Corette & Abrutyn, Washington, 1988-1990, partner, 1991-1996. Partner, chair tax section Alston & Bird LLP, since 1997.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1979, United States District Court District of Columbia 1980. United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1980, United States Tax Court 1984.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) Butterworth's International Taxation of Financial Instruments and Transactions, 1989. Editor: Columbia Journal Law and Social Problems, 1979. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Board advisors Journal International Taxation.

    Membership

    Fellow American College Tax Counsel. Member American Bar Association (tax section), International Bar Association, Thomson West Tax Advisory Board, Tax Treaty Subcommittee of United States Council International Business (chair).

    Connections

    • Married Lynn Rachel Goldin, October 23, 1983. Children: Aviva Michelle, Beth Elana.
    • father: Harry Philip Birnkrant
    • mother: Myra Arlene (Hendler) Birnkrant
    • spouse: Lynn Rachel Goldin
    • children: Aviva Michelle Birnkrant
    • Beth Elana Birnkrant
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    Born January 24, 1955
    (age 62)
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