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N. Jerold Cohen, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Taxation, corporateEstate TaxationTaxation, personal incomelawyer. Recipient General Counsel's award unites states department Treasury; Commissioner's award Internal Revenue Service.

Background

Cohen, N. Jerold was born on June 13, 1935 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States. Son of Maurice and Gertrude L. Cohen.

Education

Tulane University (Bachelor of Business Administration, 1957) Beta Gamma Sigma. Harvard Law School (Bachelor of Laws, magna cum laude, 1961).

Career

Worked at Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan LLP (Washington, DC. Also Atlanta, Georgia) specializing in Federal Taxation, International Taxation, Tax Planning, Federal Tax Controversies. Admitted to the bar, 1962, New York.

1966, District of Columbia and Georgia. Beta Gamma Sigma; Book Review Editor, Harvard Law Review, 1959-1961. Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service, 1979-1981.

Adjunct Professor of Law, Emory University School of Law, 1967-1975. Chairman, Community Relations Commission, City of Atlanta, 1977-1979. Member: American Bar Association (Chair, 1995— and Vice-Chair, 1989-1992.

Section of Taxation; Member of Council, Section of Taxation, 1986-1992, 1994—. Chair, Corporate Shareholder Relationships Committee, Section of Taxation, 1978-1979. Chair, Tax Litigation Committee, Section of Litigation, 1981-1984.

Chair, Formation of Tax Policy Committee, Section of Taxation, 1982-1985). American Law Institute. American College of Tax Counsel (Regent).

Membership

Member: American Bar Association (Chair, 1995-1996 and Vice-Chair, 1989-1992, Section of Taxation. Member of Council, Section of Taxation, 1986-1992, 1994—. Chair, Corporate Shareholder Relationships Committee, Section of Taxation, 1978-1979.

Chair, Tax Litigation Committee, Section of Litigation, 1981-1984. Chair, Formation of Tax Policy Committee, Section of Taxation, 1982-1985). American Law Institute.

American College of Tax Counsel (Regent).

Connections

Children: Pamela, Lindsey L. and Giles T. Bachelor of Business Administration, Tulane University, 1957.