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Accountant , lawyer

James Francis Pinner was American lawyer, accountant. Bar: Louisiana 1954, United States Tax Court, 1978; Certified Public Accountant, Louisiana. Recipient award for Alumni Achievement Association Business Alumni Tulane University, 1976; Delta Sigma Phi scholar, 1951.

Background

Pinner, James Francis was born on December 2, 1930 in New Orleans. Son of Clay A. and Delia (Killeen) Pinner.

Education

Tulane University of Louisiana (Bachelor of Business Administration). Tulane University of Louisiana (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Staff accountant, Arthur Fort, Certified Public Accountant, New Orleans, 1952-1955;tax partner, Bourgeois, Bennett, Thokey & Hickey, New Orleans, 1958-1991;chair policy committee, Bourgeois, Bennett, Thokey & Hickey, New Orleans, 1989-1990;of counsel, Sessions & Fishman, New Orleans, 1991-1996;private practice, New Orleans, since 1996. Adjunct Professor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1969-1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1954, United States Tax Court, 1978. Certified Public Accountant, Louisiana.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on tax law to professional journals.

Membership

President St. Elizabeth's Dad Club, New Orleans, since 1987. Served with United States Navy, 1955-1958. Member American Bar Association, Institute Management Accountants (Outstanding Member award 1977-1978), New Orleans Estate Planning Council (president 1991-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: exercise.

Connections

Married Marilyn Kassel, May 30, 1953. Children: James, Alan, Robert, Marilyn, Susan.

father:
Clay A. Pinner

mother:
Delia (Killeen) Pinner

spouse:
Marilyn Kassel

child:
James Pinner

child:
Alan Pinner

child:
Robert Pinner

child:
Marilyn Pinner

child:
Susan Pinner