About Robert Hishon
Admitted 1970, Georgia
Professional Webpage: http://www.lawyers.com/Georgia/Atlanta/Robert-H-Hishon-86267...
Honors and Awards:
- Order of the Coif; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Eta Sigma
- American Bar Association (member, sections of: Taxation; Litigation; Corporation, Banking and Business Law; Chair, Sub-committee on Accumulated Earnings Tax, 1973-1976; Chair, Sub-committee on Liaison with the U.S. Tax Court 1987-1989; Co-chair, Tax Litigation Committee 1990-1994), The Bar Association of the District of Columbia, State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta Bar Association (member of the board of the Tax Section 1990-1993), Georgia State University College of Law Tax Clinic Advisory Committee 1991-____ ; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Pro bono/Community Service:
- Georgia Special Olympics (Board of Directors 1976-1979, 1980-1991; Chair 1982-1983 and 1987-1988); Emory Law Alumni Association (President 1990-1991); Emory Law School Council (1989-2000; Leadership Atlanta (1983); Georgia Head Injury Association (Board of Directors 1993-1996).
Scholarly Lectures and Writings:
- Adjunct Professor, Taxation, Emory University, teaching Corporate Reorganizations 1974-1994, teaching Tax Crimes and Penalties 1989; teaching White Collar Crimes 1994-2004. Adjunct Professor, Tax Fraud, University of Florida 1997-2005.Co-author: Tax Fraud and Money Laundering, John Marshall Press (1993); Partnerships - Distributive Shares - Disallowance of Special Allocations, Tax Management, Portfolio 283-2nd, 1985. Editor: Tax Litigation column, The Tax Times 1985-1987; Board of Advisors: The Journal of Taxation of S Corporations 1988-1992.Lecturer, approximately 50 continuing legal education seminars