Texas Tax Legends

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John Porter Interview 6/23/2017
John Porter
John Porter at Baker Botts, Houston is among the elite of tax litigators. After 30 years, John has... WATCH VIDEO
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Stanley Blend Interview 7/8/2016
Stanley Blend
Stanley Blend of San Antonio was interviewed in full about his life and career. WATCH VIDEO
 
Stanley Blend Luncheon 6/17/2016 - Part 1
Stanley Blend
Stanley Blend of San Antonio was interviewed in a 1-hour interview at the annual luncheon meeting... WATCH VIDEO
 
Stanley Blend Luncheon 6/17/2016 - Part 2
Stanley Blend
Stanley Blend of San Antonio was interviewed in a 1-hour interview at the annual luncheon meeting... WATCH VIDEO
 
Pam Olsen Luncheon Interview 6/9/2016
Pam Olsen
The first woman to serve as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Tax Policy and as ABA Tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
Richard A. Massman 10/29/2015 - Part 1
Richard A. Massman
Richard Massman has been a leading Dallas tax lawyer and discusses his life and career. As one of... WATCH VIDEO
 
Richard A. Massman 10/29/2015 - Part 2
Richard A. Massman
Richard Massman has been a leading Dallas tax lawyer and discusses his life and career. As one of... WATCH VIDEO
 
Richard A. Massman 10/29/2015 - Part 3
Richard A. Massman
Richard Massman has been a leading Dallas tax lawyer and discusses his life and career. As one of... WATCH VIDEO
 
Richard A. Massman 10/29/2015 - Part 4
Richard A. Massman
Richard Massman has been a leading Dallas tax lawyer and discusses his life and career. As one of... WATCH VIDEO
 
Sander W. “Sandy” Shapiro, 2015 State Bar Tax Section Annual Meeting, San Antonio 6/19/2015
Sandy Shapiro
At the State Bar of Texas Tax Section 2015 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Sandy Shapiro discusses... WATCH VIDEO
 
Eric Solomon luncheon interview, Texas Federal Tax Institute, San Antonio 6/11/2015
Eric Solomon
Eric Solomon of Ernst & Young accounting firm in Washington, D.C. is interviewed about his career,... WATCH VIDEO
 
O. Donald Chapoton 5/21/2015 - Part 1
Donald Chapoton
Don Chapoton, formerly of Baker Botts, Houston, discusses his life and career as a practicing tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
O. Donald Chapoton 5/21/2015 - Part 2
Donald Chapoton
Don Chapoton, formerly of Baker Botts, Houston, discusses his life and career as a practicing tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
O. Donald Chapoton 5/21/2015 - Part 3
Donald Chapoton
Don Chapoton, formerly of Baker Botts, Houston, discusses his life and career as a practicing tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
Robert E. Davis, Dallas Bar Tax Section 4/6/2015
Bob Davis
At the Dallas Bar Association Section of Taxation April 2015 meeting in Dallas, Robert E. Davis... WATCH VIDEO
 
Kenneth W. Gideon, Luncheon Interview, 2014 State Bar Tax Section Annual Meeting, Austin 6/27/2014
Kenneth W. Gideon
At the State Bar of Texas Tax Section 2014 Annual Meeting in Austin, Ken Gideon discusses his life... WATCH VIDEO
 
Joint Interview of O. Donald Chapoton and John (Buck) Chapoton at Texas Federal Tax Institute, San Antonio 6/12/2014
John and Donald Chapoton
Buck and Don Chapoton, brothers, both served as Assistant Secretary of Treasury for Tax Policy at... WATCH VIDEO
 
Kenneth W. Gideon 4/7/2014 - Part 1
Kenneth W. Gideon
Ken Gideon is interviewed about his life and career that started with Fulbright and ended with... WATCH VIDEO
 
Kenneth W. Gideon 4/7/2014 - Part 2
Kenneth W. Gideon
Ken Gideon is interviewed about his life and career that started with Fulbright and ended with... WATCH VIDEO
 
Phillip L. Mann 12/3/2013 - Part 1
Phillip L. Mann
Phil Mann, of Miller & Chavelier, Chartered, Washington, D.C. discusses his career as a tax lawyer... WATCH VIDEO
 
Phillip L. Mann 12/3/2013 - Part 2
Phillip L. Mann
Phil Mann, of Miller & Chavelier, Chartered, Washington, D.C. discusses his career as a tax lawyer... WATCH VIDEO
 
John E. (Buck) Chapoton 8/23/2013 - Part 1
John Chapoton
John E. (Buck) Chapoton, formerly of Vinson Elkins in Houston, and now with Brown Advisory in... WATCH VIDEO
 
John E. (Buck) Chapoton 8/23/2013 - Part 2
John Chapoton
John E. (Buck) Chapoton, formerly of Vinson Elkins in Houston, and now with Brown Advisory in... WATCH VIDEO
 
John E. (Buck) Chapoton 8/23/2013 - Part 3
John Chapoton
John E. (Buck) Chapoton, formerly of Vinson Elkins in Houston, and now with Brown Advisory in... WATCH VIDEO
 
Stanley Johanson Luncheon Interview, 2013 State Bar Tax Section Annual Meeting, Dallas 6/21/2013
Stanley Johanson
At the State Bar of Texas Tax Section 2013 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Professor Stanley... WATCH VIDEO
 
Stanley Johanson Classroom 1/29/2013
Stanley Johanson
Professor Stanley Johanson of the University of Texas School of Law is and has been ranked as one... WATCH VIDEO
 
Stanley Johanson 1/29/2013 - Part 1
Stanley Johanson
Professor Stanley Johanson has taught wills, trusts, property and estate planning at UT Law School... WATCH VIDEO
 
Stanley Johanson 1/29/2013 - Part 2
Stanley Johanson
Professor Stanley Johanson has taught wills, trusts, property and estate planning at UT Law School... WATCH VIDEO
 
Emily A. Parker Interview 11/15/2012
Emily Parker
Emily Parker of Thompson Knight, Dallas, is a leading Texas tax lawyer who has served as IRS Deputy... WATCH VIDEO
 
Charles W. Hall, Luncheon Interview, 2012 State Bar Tax Section Annual Meeting, Houston 6/2012
Charlie Hall
At the State Bar of Texas Tax Section 2012 Annual Meeting in Houston, Charles Hall discusses his... WATCH VIDEO
 
Charles W. Hall 3/26/2012 - Part 1
Charles Hall
Charles Hall of Fulbright shares his experience in his 58 years of tax practice. Along with Vester... WATCH VIDEO
 
Charles W. Hall 3/26/2012 - Part 2
Charles Hall
Charles Hall of Fulbright shares his experience in his 58 years of tax practice. Along with Vester... WATCH VIDEO
 
Robert E. Davis 9/2011 - Part 1
Bob Davis
Robert E. ("Bob") Davis is interviewed about his 50 years of active tax practice, especially tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
Robert E. Davis 9/2011 - Part 2
Bob Davis
Robert E. ("Bob") Davis is interviewed about his 50 years of active tax practice, especially tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
Robert E. Davis 9/2011 - Part 3
Bob Davis
Robert E. ("Bob") Davis is interviewed about his 50 years of active tax practice, especially tax... WATCH VIDEO
 
Buford P. Berry, Richard A. Freling, Ronald M. Mankoff luncheon panel discussion, Dallas 6/2011
Three Texas Tax Legends, Richard Freling, Ron Mankoff and Buford Berry discussed in June 2011 the... WATCH VIDEO
 
Larry B. Gibbs Luncheon Interview 2011 State Bar Tax Section Annual Meeting, San Antonio 6/2011 - Part 1
Larry Gibbs
At the State Bar of Texas Tax Section 2011 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Larry Gibbs discusses his... WATCH VIDEO
 
Larry B. Gibbs Luncheon Interview 2011 State Bar Tax Section Annual Meeting, San Antonio 6/2011 - Part 2
Larry Gibbs
At the State Bar of Texas Tax Section 2011 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Larry Gibbs discusses his... WATCH VIDEO
 
Larry B. Gibbs 5/4/2011 - Part 1
Larry Gibbs
In his Washington D.C. law office in May 2011, Larry Gibbs is interviewed about his life and... WATCH VIDEO
 
Larry B. Gibbs 5/4/2011 - Part 2
Larry Gibbs
In his Washington D.C. law office in May 2011, Larry Gibbs is interviewed about his life and... WATCH VIDEO
 
Larry B. Gibbs 5/4/2011 - Part 3
Larry Gibbs
In his Washington D.C. law office in May 2011, Larry Gibbs is interviewed about his life and... WATCH VIDEO
 
David G. Glickman 11/29/2010 - Part 1
David Glickman
David Glickman is interviewed about his career with Jenkens & Gilchrist, Johnson Swanson (later... WATCH VIDEO
 
David G. Glickman 11/29/2010 - Part 2
David Glickman
David Glickman is interviewed about his career with Jenkens & Gilchrist, Johnson Swanson (later... WATCH VIDEO
 
Ronald M. Mankoff 10/28/2010
Ronald Mankoff
Ron Mankoff discusses his career as a tax lawyer and tax litigator starting with his association... WATCH VIDEO
 
Richard A. Freling 10/14/2010
Richard Freling
Richard Freling is interviewed about his career with Jenkens & Gilchrist, Johnson Gibbs, and... WATCH VIDEO
 
Buford P. Berry 9/20/2010
Buford Berry
Buford Berry discusses his 40-year career as a tax lawyer at Thompson Knight in Dallas handling... WATCH VIDEO
 


About the Texas Tax Legends Video Series

The Texas Tax Legends is an honor roll of Texas tax attorneys whose careers have been the most interesting as captured in a video series of histories by William D. Elliott of Dallas. These Texas Tax Legends have been honored by the State Bar of Texas Tax Section for their distinguished and significant careers.

These filmed interviews are captivating.

The State Bar of Texas Tax Section thanks the Texas Tax Legends for their service and support to the Texas legal community, and to Mr. Elliott for bringing us their stories.



About the Interviewer

William D. Elliott is a partner with Elliott, Thomason & Gibson, LLP in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Elliott is Board Certified in both Tax Law and Estate Planning and Probate Law with the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. A native of Sherman, Texas, Mr. Elliott’s received his J.D. from SMU Dedman School of Law (J.D. 1973) and his LL.M from New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Taxation 1974). Mr. Elliott is a fellow in the American College of Tax Counsel. Mr. Elliott is a past Chair of the State Bar of Texas Tax Section. He has also served in the leadership of the State Bar of Texas, including the position of past Chair of the Board of Directors. Mr. Elliott currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (appointed by the President of State Bar of Texas).
 
Mr. Elliott has written extensively, including FEDERAL TAX COLLECTIONS, LIENS AND LEVIES, Warren Gorham & Lamont, New York, New York (2d ed. 2015) and TEXAS TAXES ANNOTATED, West (2015) (co-authored with Scott Morris).
 
Among Mr. Elliott’s public service commitments is his current position on the Board of Directors of the North Texas Tollway Authority (appointed and re-appointed by Gov. Perry).
 


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