John Edgar Chapoton Edit Profile
Student, Washington and Lee University, 1954-1955;Bachelor of Business Administration with honors, University Texas, 1958;Bachelor of Laws with honors, University Texas, 1960.
Associate Andrews, Kurth, Campbell & Jones, Houston, 1961-1969. With Department Treasury, Washington, 1969-1972, 81-84, tax legislation counsel, 1970-1972, assistant secretary for tax policy, 1981-1984. Partner Vinson & Elkins, Houston, 1972-1981, managing partner Washington, 1984—2000.
Partner Brown Investment Advisory & Trust Company, since 2001.
Chairman law firms division United Way Capital Area, Washington, 1988-1990. Board directors Boys and Girls Clubs Greater Washington, since 1990, Meridian International Center, 2001^. Fellow American College Tax Counsel.
Member American Bar Association (section taxation, vice chair government relations), Texas State Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, American Law Institute.
Married Sarah Eastham, January 5, 1963. Children: John Edgar Junior, Clare Eastham.