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Jack Gilliland Armstrong

Jack Gilliland Armstrong, Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Estate TaxationProbate (including wills, trusts)Estate planning. lawyer. award 1981), American Arbitration Assn. Member American Bar Association (sects. taxation, real property, probate and trust law), Pennsylvania Bar Association (real property, probate and trust law section,; Club (president 1988-1989), St.Clair Country.

Background

Armstrong, Jack Gilliland was born on August 10, 1929 in Pittsburgh. Son of Hugh Collins and Mary Elizabeth (Gilliland) Armstrong.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Michigan, 1951. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1956.

Career

Worked at Rothman Gordon Foreman & Groudine, P.C. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) specializing in Banking, Bankruptcy, Copyright, Communications, Corporations, General Practice, Estates, Trusts and Tax Planning, Health Care, Insurance, Labor and Employment, Land Use Regulation, Litigation, Pension and Profit Sharing, Personal Injury, Probate, Professional Malpractice Defense, Real Estate, Social Security Disability, Taxation, Trademark, Workers Compensation, Wrongful Termination and Land Use. Admitted to the bar, 1956, Michigan and Pennsylvania. 1981, Florida.

Phi Alpha Delta.

Order of the Coif. Assistant Editor, Michigan Law Review, 1955-1956. Member: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (Chairman, Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section, 1988-1989) and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar; State Bar of Michigan.

Fellow: American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (Pennsylvania State Chairman, 1990—). American College of Tax Counsel. Rothman Gordon Foreman & Groudine, P.C., is a law firm representing clients before local, state and federal courts, and before administrative and regulatory agencies.

The firm counsels individuals, corporations, business associations, lenders, labor and other organizations on all facets of the law. The firm's practice is national, regional and local in scope.

Membership

Director Sigma Nu Educational Foundation, 1998—2001. Member Pennsylvania Bar Association (real property, probate, and trust law section, member council 1981-1984, treasurer 1985, vice chairman probate division 1986-1988, chairman 1988-1989), Florida Bar (real property, probate and trust law section), Allegheny County Bar Association (probate and trust law), Palm Beach County Bar Association, Estate Planning Council Pittsburgh, American College Trust and Estate Counsel (Pennsylvania state chairman 1990-1995), American College Tax Counsel, University Michigan Alumni Association (Distinguished Alumni Service award 1981), Order of Coif, Duquesne Club, University Club (president 1988-1989), St. Clair Country Club, Town Club Jamestown, The Little Club, Delray Beach Club, Chautauqua Golf Club, Masons, Shriners, Jesters, Phi Alpha Delta, Signa Nu.

Connections

Married Ellen Lee Gliem, June 10, 1951 (deceased).; married Elizabeth Lacewell White, March 27, 1993. Children: Thomas G., Elizabeth Armstrong Pride.