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CHARLES DAVENPORT, American Lawyer, Partner of GABELER, WARD & GRIGGS, specializing in the field of Litigation in all Courts. Real Estate, Wilb, Trusts and Estate Planning, Probate, Personal Injury. Corporations and Partnerships, Non-Profit Organizations, Landlord-Tenant, Juvenile, Family, Condominium.

Background

Davenport, Charles was born on January 24, 1933 in Grundy County, Missouri, United States. Son of John Rufus and Viola Mae (Mallett) Davenport.

Education

Chico State College (Bachelor of Arts, 1954). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, cum laude, 1957).

Career

Lawyer, private practice, Brobeck Phleger & Harrison, San Francisco, 1960-1967; attorney-adviser Department of Treasurer, Office of Tax Legal Counsel, Washington, 1967-1969; professor of law, University of California, Davis, 1969-1974; assistant director, Congressional Budget Office, Washington, 1975-1979; professor of law, Rutgers University, Newark, since 1979; editor in chief, Tax Analysts, Arlington, Virginia, 1990-1996; consultant editor, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1958, District of Columbia, 1976, Virginia 1985.

Works

Membership

Private 1st class United States Army, 1957-1959. Member American Bar Association (chair section taxation, commission on agriculture 1966-1967).

Connections

Married Gail Fiore, August 25, 1962. Children; Lane John, Forrest Edwards, Todd Latham, Gwenyth Paige.

father:
John Rufus Davenport

mother:
Viola Mae (Mallett) Davenport

spouse:
Gail Fiore