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Harold Eugene Abrams, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1958, District of Columbia 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970. Recipient Greater Good award, Georgia Planned Giving Council, 2011.


Abrams, Harold Eugene was born on January 18, 1933 in Pensacola, Florida, United States. Son of Samuel Ralph and Sadie (Gerhardt) Abrams.


University of Michigan (Bachelor of Arts, 1954). Harvard Law School (Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 1957).


Worked at Kilpatrick Stockton LLP (Atlanta, Georgia) specializing in Estate Planning, Estate Administration, Corporate Taxation, Pass Through Entities, Asset Protection. Admitted to the bar, 1957, Georgia. Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi.

Editor, Harvard Law Review, 1955-1957. Law Clerk to Elbert P. Tuttle, United States. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1957-1958.

Trustee, 1965—, President, 1969-1970 and Chairman of the Board, 1970-1971, Southern Federal Tax Institute. President, Atlanta Tax Forum, 1988-1989. President, Atlanta Estate Planning Council, 1989-1990.

Member: Atlanta and American Bar Associations. State Bar of Georgia (Chairman, Tax Section, 1967-1968). Lawyers Club of Atlanta.

Fellow, American College of Tax Counsel.


President Buckhead Little League, Atlanta, 1972-1973. Board directors Atlanta chapter American Jewish Committee, since 1987, Atlanta Jewish Federation, since 1996. Secretary Ronald McDonald's Children's Charities, Atlanta, since 1988.

With United States Army, 1957-1958. Fellow American College Tax Counsel. Member State Bar of Georgia (chairman tax section 1964-1965), Southern Federal Tax Institute (trustee since 1964, president 1970-1971, treasurer 1986-1995), Peachtree Club, Atlanta Lawyers Club.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, traveling.


Married Nancy Gray, June 22, 1958. Children: Shari Abrams Marx, Eric Gray.