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Alan G. Choate, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1965, Pennsylvania 1966, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980. Trustee National Maritime History Society, 1968-1997, chairman, 1993-1997, chairman emeritus, since 1997.

Background

Choate, Alan G. was born on October 16, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy, Harvard University, 1961. Bachelor of Laws, University Michigan, 1964. Diplome d'Etudes Superieures, University Genoble, France, 1965.

Career

Admitted to the bar, 1965, District of Columbia. 1966, Pennsylvania; 1980, United States. Supreme Court; 1984, Maryland.

Editor, University of Michigan International Law Journal, 1964. Instructor, Business and Law, Legal Aspects of International Business, The Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, University of Pennsylvania, 1968-1972. Author: "Federal Tax Policy and Foreign Income Taxpayers--History, Analysis and Prospects," 44 Temple Law Quarterly 441-527.

"Income Taxation of Foreign Related Transactions," 71 Michigan Law Review 206. "United States Taxation of Foreign Direct Investment," 1 Dickinson International Law Annual 35. "Export Trading Companies--The Substantive Issues," The Philadelphia Lawyer, Volume 21 No.

2; "Structuring United States Investments," Doing Business in America, Dow Jones & Company, Inc., 1984. "Foreign Base Companies," 23-4th Tax Management Portfolio, Bureau of International Affairs, 1984. "Leveraged Lease Financing," Euromoney Press, London, England, 1983.

Associate, 1965-1972, Partner, 1972-1984, Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Vice President-Law and General Counsel).

Membership

Trustee National Maritime History Society, 1968-1997, chairman, 1993-1997, chairman emeritus, since 1997.

Connections

Married Lynne MacCallum, September 17, 1977 (divorced 1998). Children: Bradford Alden, Victoria Ross.