A career in the practice of tax law at Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro
Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library, University of California, 1988 - Law firms - 113 pages
Discusses his background and education; his early work experience with the U. S. Treasury Department (1934-44); and his work at Pillsbury, Madison and Sutro in the 1940s. He offers reminiscences of colleagues Felix Smith, Marshall Madison and Sigvald Nielson among others. He also discusses major cases and clients such as Southwest Exploration Company, the spinoff of Pacific Northwest Telephone Company, and the merger of Standard Oil of California and Standard Oil of Kentucky; and the growth of the firm's tax practice.
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U S TREASURY DEPARTMENT 19341944
THE EARLY YEARS
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