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Harry Vincent Lamon


Harry Vincent Lamon, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1958, District of Columbia 1965. Named Atlanta Centennial honoree, Salvation Army, 1990.


Lamon, Harry Vincent was born on September 29, 1932 in Macon, Georgia, United States. Son of Harry Vincent and Helen (Bewley) Lamon.


Bachelor of Science cum laude, Davidson College, 1954. Juris Doctor with distinction, Emory University, 1958.


Of counsel Troutman Sanders LLP, Atlanta, since 1995. Adjunct professor law Emory University, 1960—1979. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1956.


  • Bar: Georgia 1958, District of Columbia 1965.


Pension and benefits reporter advisory board Bureau National Affairs, 1972—2003. Advisory council employee welfare and pension benefit plans United States Department Labor, 1975—1979. National advisory board Salvation Army, since 1976, chairman, 1991—1993, life member chairmanship circuit, since 2005.

Founding trustee, president Southern Federal Tax Institute, Inc., since 1965, emeritus, since 2000. Trustee American Tax Policy Institute, Inc., 1989—1996, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 1989—2001, emeritus member, since 2001. Trustee Cathedral St. Philip Endowment Fund, Atlanta, since 1989.

Fellow: American College Employee Benefits Counsel (emeritus), International Academy Estate and Trust Law, American College Tax Counsel, American College Trust and Estate Counsel, American Bar Foundation (life), Georgia Bar Foundation (life), Atlanta Bar Foundation (life). Member: American Bar Association, Emory University Law School (Distinguished Alumnus award 2007), Southern Employee Benefits Conference (honorary Hazelhurst Lamon outstanding achievement award named in his honor), Atlanta Bar Association (life), American Law Institute (life), Practicing Law Institute, Atlanta Tax Forum, American Judicature Society, State Bar Georgia (chairman section taxation 1969-1970, vice chairman communications continuing lawyer competency 1982-1989), Group, Inc. (honorary life), American Bar Retirement Association (board directors 1989-1996, president 1994-1995), National Emory University Law School Alumni Association 1967, Inquiry Club, Cosmos Club (Washington), Peachtree Racket Club 1986, Capital City Club (life), Lawyers Club of Atlanta (life), Atlanta Coffee House Club, Kiwanis (honorary.

President Atlanta 1973), Phi Beta Kappa (life fellow), Phi Delta Theta (chairman national community service day 1969-1972, legal commissioner 1973-1976, province president 1976-1979, Golden Legion 2001), Phi Delta Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa.


Married Ada Healey Morris, June 17, 1954. Children: Hollis Morris, Kathryn Gurley.

Harry Vincent Lamon

Helen (Bewley) Lamon

Ada Healey Morris

Hollis Morris Lamon

Kathryn Gurley Lamon