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Robert Theodore Cole

Robert Theodore Cole, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1956, District of Columbia 1972. Recipient exceptional service award United States Treasury Department, 1973. Captain United States Air Force, 1957-1959. Fellow American College Tax Counsel; member Association Bar City New York, National Foreign Trade Council (vice-chair tax committee 1989-1995), Harvard Club (New York City).

Background

  • Cole, Robert Theodore was born on March 16, 1932 in Brooklyn. Son of Harold I. and Bella (Weissman) Cole.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1953. Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, Harvard University Law School, 1956. Diploma in law, London School of Economics, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate Law Office Frank Boas, Brussels, 1960-1962, Nixon Mudge Rose et al, New York City, 1962-1967. Attorney United States Treasury Department, Washington, 1967-1973, international tax counsel, 1971-1973. Partner Cole Corette & Abrutyn, 1973-1996.

      Partner, senior counsel, international tax group Alston & Bird LLP, since 1997, chairman international tax group, 1997—2000. Co-owner The Little Gyms, Northern Virginia. Lecturer on international tax.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1956, District of Columbia 1972.

    Works

    • Editor, principal author Practical Guide United States Transfer Princing. Contributor articles on international taxes to legal journals.

    Membership

    Captain United States Air Force, 1957-1959. Fellow American College Tax Counsel. Member Association Bar City New York, National Foreign Trade Council (vice-chair tax committee 1989-1995), Harvard Club (New York City).

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, theater.

    Connections

    • Married C. Margaret Hall, October 25, 1959. Children: Elizabeth, Tanya, Judith Amy.
    • father: Harold I. Cole
    • mother: Bella (Weissman) Cole
    • spouse: C. Margaret Hall
    • children: Elizabeth Cole
    • Tanya Cole
    • Judith Amy Cole
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    Born March 16, 1932
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